The Dilemma• Students aimlessly scrolling through Google Search results – So many results – How can you choose?
THINK CRITICALLY When searching and surfing onlineAsk good questions Choose good results
The Dilemma• Students aimlessly scrolling through Google Search results• We can help by – Modeling – Scaffolding – Providing practice• In two areas: – Building and Refining Searches – Evaluating Search Results
Questions to Ask http://www.avon.k12.ct.us/enrichment/Enrich/quickgr4-0.htm
Web Evaluation Worksheetshttp://school.discoveryeducation.com/schrockguide/pdf/evalmidd.pdf http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/EvalWorksheet.pdf
http://beta.digitalpassport.org/educator-registrationCommon Sense Media Digital PassportAddresses the key issues facing kids in the digital world:online safety and security, privacy, cyberbullying, copyright and creation, and finding information online.4.5 hours of instruction.
… and more in depth … in a Professional Learning Community …
Richard Byrne – Free Technology for Teachers freetech4teachers.com –Blog with eBooks & Google Tutorials
(additionally talks about kid search engines and browser add-ons
Creditswww.freetech4teachers.com - Richard Byrne – Free Technology for Teachers–Blog with eBooks & Google Tutorialshttp://www.avon.k12.ct.us/enrichment/Enrich/quickgr4-0.htm - Web Evaluation Graphichttp://www.google.com/educators/p_websearch.html Google Search for Educatorshttp://beta.digitalpassport.org/educator-registration - Digital Passport - CommonSense Mediawww.Commoncraft.com Common Craft Videoshttp://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=rESpZFGgFsY Search the Web Videowww.boolify.orghttp://school.discoveryeducation.com/schrockguide/pdf/evalmidd.pdf - Kathy Schrockhttp://www.avon.k12.ct.us/enrichment/Enrich/quickgr4-0.htmhttps://sites.google.com/site/gwebsearcheducation/lessonplans - Google Web Search for Educators