Tools

In this focus students will work on a research-based project that is driven by their own interest in a topic while also learning information literacy skills and vocabulary. Students will present their findings in a digital presentation incorporating one or more of the digital tools listed in the left column of this page.

Skills used in this project include:

  • Developing focus research questions/hypotheses
  • Locating, evaluating, and using resources
    (both primary and secondary)
  • Finding and evaluating information and 
    making observations
  • Organizing information or data
  • Creating a bibliography

 

       

 

      

 

       

 

Information Literacy

Vocabulary

Almanac

Atlas

Bias

Bibliography

Citation

Copyright Date

Database

Dictionary

Encyclopedia

Online

Plagiarism

Primary Source

Publication Date

Search Engine

Thesaurus

Website