Using the Web @
friendly turtle is your guide for a lesson on: finding and using search engines,
using key words, picking from different web sites, and evaluating what you
toolbox for students
you become more comfortable with the research process. In KCTools you'll find
help with four basic phases of the research process. It begins with "I
wonder" and asks you to think about your question or topic and how to seek
further advice on the Internet.
– The Quality Information Checklist
You can't always
believe what you read. This site gives great tips on how to tell sites you can
trust from ones you can't.
Ask For Kids
Ask (formerly Ask Jeeves) pointsto
a Web page that provides an answer (according to Ask, answers have been
screened for appropriateness)
by librarians, KidsClick lists about 5,000 web sites in various categories.
for kids, designed for ages 7 to 12. Sites are hand-picked to be appropriate for
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