Essential Information

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 short

  –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

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Favourite things about being Italian –