Evidence may be a combination of paraphrasing and direct quotations.
Paraphrasing is when you put what happens into your own words.
—use the setting (like where in the story it is happening)
—or, “For example when…”
When explaining how the evidence support a claim:
— this shows that
—it is clear that
Add commentary after explanation:
Commentary is why what you explained is important. It answers the question, “So what?”