This information will become the in-text citations in your paper.
Cara Batema is a musician, teacher and writer who specializes in early childhood, special needs and psychology.
These cards will assist with the actual writing of your paper.
Each notecard should have only one idea on it, so you might have multiple notecards from one resource.
- a Library)Working Outline and Other Various Worksheet (Can be downloaded during the instructable when they become needed)Before you start writing your essay there are some important things to do. These recurrences of the same concept need to be trimmed or reworded to fit in with other new material. The conclusion should be a logical follow on to the body. I am going to show you that one plus one equals two.
Now, this may seem obvious, but it's important to know what you are writing your essay on, what type of essay it is, and what your intent of the essay is. Use that worksheet and make it into the first paragraph of your essay. Sometimes restating a previous element helps to support (or gain support) from other new material. If I have one cookie and add another cookie to it, I have two cookies.
Number each card in the upper right corner and draw a circle around the number.
You can add the source location in the lower right corner.
Book titles are underlined, while article titles are placed in quotation marks.
MLA no longer requires uniform resource locators, or URLs, for references obtained online, but you can include URLs at the bottom of your bibliography cards; write the URL exactly as you see it in your browser in case you need to go back to the source.