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Wednesday, March 2

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    Elizabethan Era
    Research Project
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    - Education
    - Medicine
    - CrimeCrime & Punishment
    - England’s Place in the World
    - Religion
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    Witten work demonstrates proper understanding of report format (K)
    /5
    Demonstrating Your Understanding
    Sometimes you may get to choose how you want to demonstrate your understanding of a topic or concept. Below are some ideas on ways you may choose to do so.
    Essay
    Research Report
    News Article
    Bitstrips
    Animoto
    Xtranormal
    Video – using any video editing software, digital camcorder, etc.
    Digital storytelling – Voice over images and photos or video clips
    Blog post – using blogging program like edublogs.org, kidblog.org, wordpress.com
    Podcast or audio clip
    Livescribe Pencast
    Website – google sites, yola.com, weebly.com
    Wiki – wikispaces.com
    Pecha Kucha
    Timeline
    Voicethread
    PREZI
    Mind Maps
    This is quick discussion outlining some of the benefits and challenges for each method of demonstrating your understanding.
    Ways to demonstrate your understanding
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Tuesday, March 1

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    Research Project
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    - Education
    - Medicine
    - CrimeCrime & Punishment
    - England’s Place in the World
    - Religion
    - Music
    - Sports
    - Visual Art
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    Elizabethan Era
    Research Project
    1. Using the information you gathered, write a brief informational report that would teach someone else about your topic. Assume they have never heard of your topic, and you need to give them a general overview to educate them. NO MORE THAN ONE PAGE!!!!
    2. Ensure that all of your informational sources are credible and are properly documented at the bottom of your one page report.
    3. Prepare a mini-presentation to share the information from your report. Be creative! You may use any technology or techniques to make your presentation more interesting.
    Topics:
    - Food
    - Clothing
    - Houses / Architecture
    - Family life
    - Entertainment (non-theatrical)
    - Education
    - Medicine
    - Crime & Punishment
    - England’s Place in the World
    - Religion
    - Music
    - Sports
    - Visual Art
    - Theatre
    - Science & Technology
    Level 4
    Excellent
    Level 3
    Good
    Level 2
    Fair
    Level 1
    Poor
    Information is clear (A)
    /10
    Information is informative (K)
    /20
    Presentation is creative (T)
    /10
    Presentation is clearly audible (C)
    /5
    There is eye contact / engagement with audience. (C)
    /5
    Report uses proper language conventions (spelling, grammar, etc.) (C)
    /10
    Information is properly sourced (A)
    /10
    Witten work demonstrates proper understanding of report format (K)
    /5

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Monday, February 28

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    *Google Game taken from here: The Google Game. http://www.schoollibraryjournal.com/article/CA6296500.html
    PSS 21st Century Research Skills DIAGNOSTIC-TASK 1TASK 1
    Use the web-searching techniques you have learned to answer the following
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    Please work in partners. Record and save your work in a word document or other word processing program (open office, google docs, etc.).
    *Google Game used from here: The Google Game. http://www.schoollibraryjournal.com/article/CA6296500.html
    TASK 1
    Use the web-searching techniques you know to answer the following
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Wednesday, February 16

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    Vaughn Memorial Library and Acadia University. Interactive Tutorials. http://library.acadiau.ca/help/tutorials.html
    Young Adults Credibility Assessment of Wikipedia. http://library.acadiau.ca/tutorials/webevaluation/
    New Study Targets Credibility of Wikipedia. http://wildcat.arizona.edu/news/new-study-targets-wikipedia-credibility-1.1264791
    Trusting the Internet: New Approaches to Credibility Tools. http://www.itu.dk/people/annehvejsel/DDRT/Lankes.pdf

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    Parts of the Activity
    Part 1: Diagnostic
    Part 2: Lesson on Searching for Information on the Web
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    Use the web-searching techniques you have learned to answer the following
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