Building Smarter Searchers: Supporting Jr High Students with Critical Thinking Skills Using Web-Based Resources

Track:
Calgary Public Library
What:
1 Hour Session
When:
10:45 AM, Thursday 13 Feb 2020 (1 hour)
Where:
Calgary Public Library - Room 0-13/Room 0-14
Tags:
Division 2 - Grades 4-6Division 3 - Grades 7-9
Location : Calgary Public Library - Room 0-13/Room 0-14

In a world where information is just one click away, the amount of available knowledge can be overwhelming for students. With the amount of information flooding their way, how are students to sort the quality from the quantity? Join the Calgary Public Library for an informative session detailing the range of E-resources available to middle school students. From databases to online learning tools, discover how to take your students beyond the first page of Google, to think critically about online media, and discern between accurate and credible information and not.

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