Topic Name

Purpose

Write a sentence about your purpose and your topic.

Nonfiction Book

Title of Nonfiction Book

Paste citation here from Easybib.

Rationale

Write a brief paragraph explaining your rationale for choosing each source. Include the following in your rationale:
      1. Currency: When was it published/updated? Is this important for your topic? Why or why not?

      2. Authority: Who is the author(s)? Why can you trust their information? Give specific examples.

      3. Purpose: What is the author’s purpose? How does this support your purpose?

      4. Add any other comments about why this is a good source for researching your topic.(relevance, content level, type of article or information it provides, etc.)

MUST BE DETAILED! Don’t assume the audience knows anything at all about the source or the topic.

Website Title

Paste citation here from Easybib.

Rationale

Write a brief paragraph explaining your rationale for choosing each source. Include the following in your rationale:
      1. Currency: When was it published/updated? Is this important for your topic? Why or why not?

      2. Authority: Who is the author(s)? Why can you trust their information? Give specific examples.

      3. Purpose: What is the author’s purpose? How does this support your purpose?

      4. Add any other comments about why this is a good source for researching your topic.(relevance, content level, type of article or information it provides, etc.)

MUST BE DETAILED! Don’t assume the audience knows anything at all about the source or the topic.

Database Article

Title of Article

Paste your citation from the database. (Click Citation Tools button!)

Rationale

Write a brief paragraph explaining your rationale for choosing each source. Include the following in your rationale:
      1. Currency: When was it published/updated? Is this important for your topic? Why or why not?

      2. Authority: Who is the author(s)? Why can you trust their information? Give specific examples.

      3. Purpose: What is the author’s purpose? How does this support your purpose?

      4. Add any other comments about why this is a good source for researching your topic.(relevance, content level, type of article or information it provides, etc.)

MUST BE DETAILED! Don’t assume the audience knows anything at all about the source or the topic.

Design your flyer

Use the design toolbar on the right to choose a background, color scheme, and fonts that best match your topic.

Check the rubric!

Before you turn in your Smore, make sure to check the rubric to see if you have included all the required information.

To turn in your SMORE link...

  1. When finished designing, click Update Page in top right. If you make more changes, click SAVE and UPDATE before turning it in!! Click the preview button if you want to make sure your changes have been saved.
  2. Then, scroll down to Flyer Settings button, uncheck all boxes, click SAVE.
  3. Copy the link provided on the right (above Flyer Settings button), NOT in the top address bar!
  4. Click on the SMORE Final Project assignment in Google Classroom and ADD a link to turn in your project.