Plagiarism can be a major problem for teachers, especially in larger schools where it can be more difficult to detect. Many students do not understand what plagiarism is, and this video from Grammar Bytes! is an excellent introduction for students to learn exactly what it is, and how they can be guilty of doing it.
We think this would be great to show to students in an English Lit or History class where they have to produce essays.
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