In this lesson students research library websites from around the world, to answer teacher and student-generated questions and share their findings
Students are introduced to Internet search skills through researching a personal hero.
Students apply their searching and critical thinking skills to learn how to find legitimate online sources for downloading and streaming movies, music and videos.
Students apply what they have learned in the first two lessons regarding searching and evaluating to find and verify information online.
students learn how to authenticate online information by comparing “facts” from the website www.allaboutexplorers.com with more authoritative sources.
Students reflect on the importance of citing all sources when they do research.
A lesson on how you can use the alphabet to find things online
Students first read graphic novels to become familiar with the text structure, then research a self-selected topic using web-based Resources. Students follow the research process and synthesize the information they obtained to create their own graphic novel.
In this lesson, students research specific careers based on their own interests and then report their findings to the class
Students create a travel brochure for locations in texts that they have read. The activity requires students to think about and collect the details mentioned in the text that should be highlighted and conduct additional research on the location as they design their own brochures