August 20, 2002

Unique and Compelling Internet Resources - Part B

Purposes of today's workshop: 

  • To familiarize you with additional unique and compelling Internet resources by having you review selected examples
  • To open a web-based email account and learn to use online bookmarking 
  • To extend your Internet searching capabilities 

Publishing Student Work

Primary Source Activities

Primary Source Materials

Opening Yahoo! Account

Online Bookmarking

Searching Strategies Overview

Searching For Educational Materials On The Net

Other Search Tools

Evaluating Search Engines

Planning Searches

When we do searches on the internet, we often waste a lot of time.  A little planning before-hand can help you find the information you are looking for.  

Some useful tools for planning include:

Word Webs

Idea Maps

Concept Maps

Evaluating Web Resources

Citing Internet Resources

Online Plagiarism Resources

Supplementary Learning Resources

Internet Safety Issues

Finding tools to assist teachers in their work



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