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Step 1 Prepare reference entries.

Basically write an APA formatted Reference page using the following isources. You can use the links in the lesson for help and also go here:

https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/apa_style/apa_formatting_and_style_guide/documents/20090212013008_560.pdf
https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/apa_style/apa_style_introduction.html

Arrange the finished entries in alphabetical order, not numbered:

  • A journal article titled “Networking the Classroom” by Christopher Conte. The article appears in volume 5 of CQ Researcher, a journal that pages issues continuously throughout each annual volume. Volume 5 is dated 2004. The article runs from page 923 to page 943.
  • A government document you consulted on November 12, 2005, over the Internet. The author is the National Center for Education Statistics, an agency within the United States Department of Education. The title of the document is Internet Access in U.S. Public Schools and Classrooms.
  • A book called Failure to Connect: How Computers Affect Our Children’s Minds For Better and Worse, written by Jane M. Healy and published in 2000 by Simon & Schuster in New York.
  • An article in the October 9, 2004, issue of the magazine The Nation titled ” The Threat to the Net.” The article is by Jeff Chester and appears on pages 6 to 7 of the magazine. You found it through Polk Library at Southeast State University on November 14, 2005, using the database Expanded Academic ASAP from the service InfoTrac.
  • A pamphlet titled Bridging the Digital Divide, with no named author. It was published in 2005 by the ALA in Chicago.
  • An article titled ” MyPyramid.gov: Achieving E-Health for All?” The website is sponsored by the Benton Foundation. The article is by Andy Carvin and is dated February 22, 2005. You found it on November 10, 2005.
  • An e-mail interview you conducted with Mary McArthur on October 31, 2005.

This assignment asks you to write citations from example sources. Write your citations in APA format when completing this assignment, not in MLA format.

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APA Style Writing

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Critical Reasoning

Part 1

Discussion Prompt 1-2 Paragraphs

  • What does it mean to say that a claim is credible?
  • What are some ways to evaluate a claim for credibility?

Part 2

Assignment:Article Analysis

Select a recent editorial article from a popular news outlet, such as the New York Times or the Washington Post.

Read the article and identify the author’s conclusion. Write a brief analysis answering the following questions:

  • What is the author’s conclusion or main point?
  • How does the author attempt to make the case?
  • Does the author use logical argumentation? Does the author use rhetoric? A combination of both?
  • Is the author’s position reasonable? Why or why not?

Your analysis must be at least 250 words in length and follow APA (6th ed.) formatting and citation guidelines as appropriate.

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