Mini Research Project (What is the difference between quoting,…
Mini Research Project
What is the difference between quoting, paraphrasing, and summarizing?
Quoting: Text right out of passage
Summarizing: Same idea but more important details pulled from the text
Paraphrasing: Shorter Version of the text
How can you use search terms effective when finding information?
Search Terms: important words of a sentance pulled out to make easier for research
", and, +, or "___"
Use them in advanced search
What is plagiarism and how do you ignore it?
Ignore plagiarism by citing where your information is from with MLA
Plagiarism: Using someone else's word's or ideas with out giving credit to them.
How do you collect relevant, reliable, and credible sources using Diigo?
Use ".edu", ".gov" more than ".com" and ".org"
Annotate on the websites
How do you decide whether a website is credible and reliable
Who is the author? Is the source recent?
Think about the author, the URL (.org, .net, .com, .gov, .edu), sponsors, adds, etc.
How can you write effective research questions?
Make research questions using the more important/keywords
When picking a topic, don;t pick it right away and test, tweak, and pick wisely..
What is MLA citations?
The format used to cite things used though 12th grade
How do you gather relevant information?
How can you make a research question that helps you find relevant information?
Combine and Identify key concepts