Assessing Educational Resources: Using CRAAP (Power Searching (C- Currency…
Assessing Educational Resources: Using CRAAP
Teaching Students to Ask Their Own Questions. (2011, October). Retrieved February 04, 2018, from
Power Searching with Google. (n.d.). Retrieved February 04, 2018, from
Levitt, S. D. (2016). Think like a freak: the authors of Freakonomics offer to retrain your brain: regular print book discussion kit. Henderson, KY: Assembled by the Henderson County Public Library.
C- Currency: The videos were made in the mid 2000's
P-Purpose:The objective was for the audience to become more knowledgeable on how to use Google and make it easier!
R- Relevant: These videos are extremely relevant as Google is one of the biggest search engines in the world The intended audience are people who use Google
A- Accuracy: This was extremely accurate because it was a video on how to use Google search by Google itself. It holds a great amount of validity as well as authenticity
A-Authority: This was created by Google and the goal was to teach about how to use Google more effectively
Teaching Students to Ask Their Own Questions
C- Currency: Published in 2011
P- Purpose: The author was able to meet the objective of providing a formula so to say on how to enhance the question making process
R- Relevant: This text is extremely relevant because it provides an in depth look at how one can create questions that have a purpose and therefore, enhance one's research abilities
A- Accuracy: This was a researched based study
A- Authority: This is published by Harvad
Think Like a Freak
C- Currency: This text is current because it was published in 2016
P- Purpose: This is the objective and with the story telling elements throughout, the authors play to their target audience and meet their objective of thinking about your thinking and questioning to a whole new level
R-Relevant: This text is extremely relevant because of the recent release date as well as meeting the objective and that is how to truly think about your thinking to meet the needs of those around you
A- Accuracy: The author's are well known within their field and they provide researched based findings into a text that meets the target audience and the objective of their book.
A- Authority: The author's of this book are well known in their field and have written other books in order to provide the credibility and authenticity needed.