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Google’s Research Lessons

Click here or the link in the annotation below to access the resource. Google has created fifteen information-seeking lessons to use in finding relevant results in Google for beginner, intermediate, and advanced researchers.  Examples include: Beginner: Apply filtering tools and

Google’s Research Lessons

Click here or the link in the annotation below to access the resource. Google has created fifteen information-seeking lessons to use in finding relevant results in Google for beginner, intermediate, and advanced researchers.  Examples include: Beginner: Apply filtering tools and

Ten Techniques to Make Yourself a Google Search Star

Access the resource by clicking on the picture or here. Richard Byrne, the blogger behind the award-winning Free Technology for Teachers, has created a poster that can be printed and distributed to students or hung that outlines how to effectively

Ten Techniques to Make Yourself a Google Search Star

Access the resource by clicking on the picture or here. Richard Byrne, the blogger behind the award-winning Free Technology for Teachers, has created a poster that can be printed and distributed to students or hung that outlines how to effectively

A-Ha! Mm-Hmm…Say What? Discussion

This is a way to frame discussion on an article that the class reads.  With their notes on the reading, students work in small groups to identify each of these moments they had while reading: A-Ha: A new idea that

A-Ha! Mm-Hmm…Say What? Discussion

This is a way to frame discussion on an article that the class reads.  With their notes on the reading, students work in small groups to identify each of these moments they had while reading: A-Ha: A new idea that

Hoax? Scholarly Research? Personal Opinion? You Decide! Lesson

The lesson can be found in a variety of different formats online. To download a lesson plan, click here. To see the lesson plan in a webpage format, click here. This lesson asks students to evaluate a series of websites

Hoax? Scholarly Research? Personal Opinion? You Decide! Lesson

The lesson can be found in a variety of different formats online. To download a lesson plan, click here. To see the lesson plan in a webpage format, click here. This lesson asks students to evaluate a series of websites

Kathy Schrock’s Guide to Everything: Information Literacy

Kathy Schrock’s Guide to Everything: Information Literacy is an introduction to and resource list for information literacy.  The site provides definitions, researched models, web resources, and databases of lesson plans. Kathy Schrock is an online adjunct professor, presenter, and blog

Kathy Schrock’s Guide to Everything: Information Literacy

Kathy Schrock’s Guide to Everything: Information Literacy is an introduction to and resource list for information literacy.  The site provides definitions, researched models, web resources, and databases of lesson plans. Kathy Schrock is an online adjunct professor, presenter, and blog

Library Session (One-Shot) Assessment Survey

Click this link for the survey described below. Found through the S.O.S. for Information Literacy database, the Cornell University Library offers one web example of an evaluation for a one-shot workshop session.  It has ten questions that include scale multiple-choice

Library Session (One-Shot) Assessment Survey

Click this link for the survey described below. Found through the S.O.S. for Information Literacy database, the Cornell University Library offers one web example of an evaluation for a one-shot workshop session.  It has ten questions that include scale multiple-choice

What’s the Big Idea? by Jim Burke

What’s the Big Idea?  Question-Driven Units to Motivate Reading, Writing, and Thinking is Jim Burke’s newest publication.  Jim Burke is a writer and practicing high school English teacher.  He has written other books, like Tools for Thought and The English

What’s the Big Idea? by Jim Burke

What’s the Big Idea?  Question-Driven Units to Motivate Reading, Writing, and Thinking is Jim Burke’s newest publication.  Jim Burke is a writer and practicing high school English teacher.  He has written other books, like Tools for Thought and The English