NOVEMBER - Information Seeking Strategies

Please use the Google Groups discussion page to share lessons and instructional ideas for November - Information Seeking Strategies.

Useful Links: Information Seeking Strategies Lesson Ideas

Evaluate Your Sources: Print and Website” checklists by Marley Winningham.

“Know Your Information Sources” Graphic and Quiz by Susan McMullen

"Information Seeking Strategies and Library Instruction" by Ru Story-Huffman

Kathy Schrock’s Guide to Everything” is an exceptional resource for educators using technology in the classroom.

Use a subject directory of evaluated resources which organizes information hierarchically:

   The Internet Public Library For Kids has an adult version also
KidsClick features reading levels.

     Multnomah County Library Homework Center
Digital Librarian, curated by a librarian! 


Evaluate web sites:
    Critical Evaluation Information” by Kathy Schrock   

  “Flipping the Library Classroom for Information Literacy” by Shannon Betts

    Thinking About World Wide Web Pages” by Janet Murray

Primary sources:
    Library of Congress - look at the pages for teachers
New York Public Library research page
Smithsonian collections  
Janet Murray,
Nov 6, 2011, 10:36 AM