This unit can be applied to a Grade 9 class from a library or classroom perspective – great for integrating your science unit with research skills!! More details on each of the 6 ideas in the pack
Here are some of the ways to integrate Information Studies into this unit.
1. Critically Evaluating Websites using the CRAAP Test: (Currency, Relevance, Accuracy, Authority, and Purpose)
2. Acadia Library Tutorial on Plagiarism: emphasizes the importance of citing and ethically accessing the resources.
3. Information Technology/Citation: Online citation tool (NoodleTools http://www.noodletools.com)
4. Information Studies: Inquiry and Research
5. Information and Society
6: Information Technology: Accessing Online resources