Thursday, January 26, 2017

PYP-3 and Internet Research

We are focusing on internet research skills so that PYP-3 can gather information for their Space Exploration unit project.  Students are learning to identify trustworthy sites and shape their searches to produce the best results. The following glossary terms are covered: search engine, website, homepage and link.

To help them learn how to better find information on the web, they watched the following video:

Don't forget about Kiddle!

Kiddle allows students to narrow their search by selecting images, news and videos.

Students used Padlet to record a question that they had about space.

 Grade 3

Using the questions from their Padlet, students will search for a trustworthy website that might answer their question.  They documented their findings in the document below:

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