Writing Skills

Christina Vowinkel (Sentence Starters for Citing Textual Evidence)

This teacher has many resources on her website to help her 7th-grade students. On this page, she teaches you about citing texts and paraphrasing texts in your own body of writing. Visit her page to get a list of sentence starters and paraphrasing strategies.

Scribbr (5 Easy Steps to Paraphrasing)

If you have any trouble with paraphrasing a body of text to avoid the use of similar sentence structures or key phrases, this is the perfect resource for you. Scribbr teaches you specific strategies for how to paraphrase for essays, responses, or other school assignments. Based on the feedback of actual viewers, this video is extremely helpful.