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Grade 6 Science-Creating and Observing Ecosystems/Habitats: Simple Citation Expectations

General Info

It is important to give credit to your sources of information.  To do this, you should cite your sources.  Below are simplified citation examples.  If you have questions, please ask your librarian or teacher!

School Assignment. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. 
quest.eb.com/search/139_1995525/1/139_1995525/cite. Accessed 28 Nov 2018.

Citation Expections

The minimum Expectations for Citing your information/sources for this project are as follows:

  • Book Citation- Author, Title, Date
    • Sterling, Mit. "Ants are Weird." 2020.
  • Database Citation - Use the Database Citation creator and copy/paste your citation - Need Help - Ask your Librarian
  • Image Citation - Use Britannica Image Quest and copy/past your citation - Need Help - Ask your Librarian
    • Example - Ant. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. 
      quest.eb.com/search/181_703244/1/181_703244/cite. Accessed 17 Oct 2017. 
  • Picture from a website
    • Example - Goya, Francisco. The Family of Charles IV. 1800Museo del Prado, https://www.museodelprado.es/en/the-collection/art-work/the-family-of-carlos-iv/f47898fc-aa1c-48f6-a779-71759e417e74.
  • Other Website - Name of Web Page and URL
    • Example - Life of an Ant. Retrieved from www.antsaregreat.com