July 9, 2011
· Introduction: (1 min 30 seconds)
The introduction of this video presentation will begin with me fading in before and after a small video clip (Timothy’s testimony)
I will say… “If you don’t think plagiarism is a serious issue in today’s educational world, just ask Timothy. Listen to his testimony that follows.
After Timothy’s testimony, I will follow up with a comment (fading in) of my points.
· Plagiarism Defined (30 seconds)
This section will begin with a brief drama defining plagiarism.
1. Theft of words
2. Purchase of words
· Why we commit plagiarism (1 minute)
I will begin here with me discussing the differences of how plagiarism was committed yesterday and today. Next, a student will be interviewed and questioned as to why he commits plagiarism.
· How the student and teacher can prevent plagiarism (1 min)
We will observe through this video clip the steps one college student takes to prevent plagiarism, followed by a skit showing a teacher in elementary school teaching young learners about plagiarism and how not to fall into the traps of plagiarism. Next, the skit will move on to a college instructor evaluating a paper submitted online by a student.
· Consequences (1 min)
This clip will be an interview with a group of college students concerning accusations made against them concerning plagiarism crime.
· Conclusion (1 min)
I will review the main points brought in this video clip along with expressions of appreciation for my actors.