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GCTE Feb 28 slideshare

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GCTE Feb 28 slideshare

  1. 1. Finding good information
  2. 2. Finding good informationWWW Harnessed!
  3. 3. Finding good informationWWW Harnessed!Pitfalls to Avoid;Tricks!
  4. 4. • How recent is the information?• How recently has the website been updated?• Is it current enough for your topic?
  5. 5. • What kind of information is included in the resource?• Is content of the resource primarily opinion? Is is balanced?• Does the creator provide references or sources for data or quotations?
  6. 6. • Who is the creator or author?• What are the credentials?• Who is the published or sponsor?• Are they reputable?• What is the publisher’s interest (if any) in this information?• Are there advertisements on the website?
  7. 7. • Is this fact or opinion?• Is it biased?• Is the creator/author trying to sell you something?
  8. 8. REPUTABLEPUBLISHERS
  9. 9. got homework?scdiscus.orgAccess at home: Login: xxxxxxx Password: xxxxxxx
  10. 10. Forgot that login and password??Email your school librarian…or mecathyjonelson@gmail.com
  11. 11. Forgot that login and password??Email your teacher…or menelsoncj@spart6.org
  12. 12. http://bit.ly/gctefeb28 http://cathyjonelson.wikispaces.com/GCTEFeb28
  13. 13. @cathyjoFacebook.com/cathyjonelsoncathyjonelson@gmail.com
  14. 14. cathyjonelson.wikispaces.com/gct efeb28

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