In elementary school we need to teach our students about paraphrasing from anchor text. Our students often want to copy from their sources word-for-word, but we know that we have to teach them about plagiarism. This blog post for English language arts and writing teachers provides a few tips for teaching students how to paraphrase from primary sources and secondary sources. There are photos of student writing examples included! Click through to read more.
About the Author
April began her career as a 5th grade teacher in 2008 and quickly developed a passion for creating engaging educational materials to share with fellow teachers. She now works with districts around the country, training their teachers and leaders on how to implement research-based strategies and differentiation techniques that meet the needs of diverse learners.