55c — Plagiarism Is Stealing

Understanding Plagiarism —

plagiarismMost of the time we associate stealing with objects, but one of the most common forms of stealing deals with words and ideas. It is called plagiarism.

The following two videos by Robert Rodman and LIRC Productions will help you better understand plagiarism and how to avoid it.

My Prayer

Dearest Father, I don’t want to be guilty of stealing anything — not even other people’s words or ideas. Please help me to work hard at giving credit where credit is due and to learn the writing skills I need, so that I will never be guilty of plagiarism. Amen.