One of the best components of History Fair is the acknowledgment that students need to demonstrate credibility. Combine a fake news environment with hatred of their age group, there’s a sincere need for student historians to prove their credibility. Be it judges or future employers, students will need to consistently show how they found the information their analysis is based on.
I’ll add a video with some formatting instructions later, but for now, here are some helpful links:
- NHD’s guide to Annotated Bibs: https://nhd.org/annotated-bibliography
- An example of Emma and Abby’s Annotated Bib from last year: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1aaHi5L3yW4ai_Mi-n2V6O_WDCTvUYvH3pvbYQfXuGmw
- Purdue’s OWL site for more tips: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/614/01/