Grade 7 I&S U2 L9 Plagiarism

Introduction

Directions: Open up a Microsoft Word document. 

Use the information you find on the Internet to answer the questions or complete the tasks below. Once you have answered the question or completed the task, BE SURE TO CITE YOUR SOURCES by indicating the name of the website and the web address from which you gathered your information.

Note: You don't need to cite the sources using MLA format, just type the name of where you found the information the URL (link). 

When you are finished, submit the document to ManageBac. If you finish early, you may finish other uncompleted work (such as the MLA citation worksheet). 

Task

1. What is plagiarism? 

 

 

 

2. What types of plagiarism exist? 

 

 

 

3. What is "Common Knowledge?" 

 

 

 

4. Define "Fair Use". 

 

 

 

5. What is "Public Domain" and how is it used? 

 

 

 

6. What are two ways you can cite a source in MLA format? 

 

 

 

7. What is BIS's policy on cheating and plagiarizing? 

Evaluation

Criteria C: Communicating 

Score Description
0 The student does not reach a standard described by any of the descriptors below
1-2 The student:
i. communicates information and ideas in a way that is not always appropriate to the audience and purpose
3-4 The student:
i. communicates information and ideas in a way that is somewhat appropriate to the audience and purpose
5-6 The student:
i. communicates information and ideas in a way that is mostly appropriate to the audience and purpose
7-8 The student:
i. communicates information and ideas in a way that is completely appropriate to the audience and purpose