Being a great searcher
Using google to sift through information. Basic google tips sheet
Think about URLs .com
Think about bias in travel sites
Make judgements about what is useful or not.
Summarise the information in your own words
Go back to the question – what is it asking you to do?
Information about Cities
The Lonely Planet Website has some great information on all the different cities in Italy. Just search for your city name in the top corner
Tips for Note making
You should be creating a summary of the information you find;
A summary has the following characteristics. It:
–Is to the point, containing the big idea of the text
–Omits trivial information and collapses lists into a word or phrase
–Is not a retelling or a “photocopy” of the text
Video on Notemaking
Language of Judgement
Please use the Language of Judgement when explaining and justifying your choices.
Tips for creating a great slideshow
How to create Picture in Picture powerpoint – so your face can be on the top of the screen
Top quality information tools
Number One Pick for Cities research is Britannica