Academic writing is an indispensable skill to teach high school students but we often find them dragging their feet at the mention of the word ‘citations’ or ‘plagiarism’. As educators, we are always trying to make this more meaningful for students. Perhaps we could help students see the value in academic integrity instead of viewing it through a punitive lens?
This academic integrity guide is designed to help your students get acquainted with the dos and don’ts of academic writing in a fun and engaging way. Share this guide with simple hacks to help your students find that academic writing does not always have to be a challenge!
With this guide, students can dive into:
- Different types of referencing styles
- Common mistakes they can avoid for academic writing
- A checklist to ensure consistency in completing the documentation for any assessment component