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Organize your EIC Project : using Noodletools to store and cite your sources

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  1. 1. NoodleToolsOrganize your EIC project research Ifeude Ukadike Hill Teacher Librarian, MLIS. Arabia Mountain High School 6610 Browns Mill Road Lithonia, GA 30038 Phone: 678.875.3633, Fax: 678.875.3610 Email: Website:
  2. 2. What is NoodleToolsOrganize, create, store, write• Save personal copies of sources• Begin a working bibliography• Copy-and-paste relevant quotes onto notecards• Paraphrase the author’s words• Analyze, question and add your own ideas• Tag and pile your notes – what emerges?• Create an outline, add piles – reorder and experiment!• Create [essay, speech, product…] with a bibliography
  3. 3. Choose a style …but if you mess up, you can change styles later! Name your project
  4. 4. Keep your focus
  5. 5. Watch your work grow
  6. 6. Share with[teacher dropbox name]
  7. 7. Assignment, calendar, notes
  8. 8. Share and work withyour team in real-time
  9. 9. Keepeverything together
  10. 10. Plan to stay organized
  11. 11. Use feedback from [teachers’names] to improve your work
  12. 12. Read comments on your notes
  13. 13. See comments on your sources too!
  14. 14. Bibliography Screen
  15. 15. Choose the best matchFrom the drop-down menu
  16. 16. Copy-and-paste to avoid spelling errors
  17. 17. Correct errors on the fly!
  18. 18. Watch the citation “build” as you typePartWhole
  19. 19. Search WorldCat’s library catalog for your bookIdentify your book
  20. 20. Review and edit the elements(We’ve done some checking already!)
  21. 21. Save to your list
  22. 22. No more “refinding” problems! Save (and mark up) your own copy of a Web source.
  23. 23. Certain sources (e.g.,popular reference works)are only cited in notes in Chicago style.If you need to include asource because you’ve annotated it, you can!
  24. 24. See how to make your in-text reference for MLA and APA
  25. 25. …or the full and and Or a footnote shortenedfootnote for Chicago styleshortened footnote for Chicago style
  26. 26. Get help when you need it!
  27. 27. Questions we’ve been asked…• How can I tell if this is common knowledge?• Is a PDF cited like a book?• What if I don’t have the page number because I returned the book?• Is the Christian Science Monitor a newspaper or a magazine?• How do I cite a web page in a database?• What do I put in an annotation?
  28. 28. Analyze your list
  29. 29. Format and export your bibliography to a wordprocessor (or Google docs)
  30. 30. Keep a portfolio of your work
  31. 31. Follow the *handout…• Click the "Create a Personal ID“ button to register as a new user• If you are prompted, at the “New User Registration” screen, enter arabiamountain and password (see HARN Media Center Conference in FirstClass for password)• Create your personal ID and password – Record these on your handout• When you use NoodleTools after that, login only with your personal ID and password
  32. 32. Review…Specifically for the EIC Projects• Use [MLA, APA or Chicago/Turabian]• Cite as you go (books, wikis, databases…)• Add notes as you read, annotate to understand• Organize notes in piles, add tags and reminders• Build an outline, cluster your notes under headings• Share your working list and notes with your EIC teacher. – Get feedback as you go• Create your EIC project paper and bibliography
  33. 33. NoodleToolsStart your research! Questions? For more teaching ideas: support [at] noodletools [dot] com