I also find it difficult to teach internet research. I teach 4th grade. My school district is moving to using the Big 6 research skills steps to help the children. The amount of information that there is on the web…"
Hi All,I want to redesign the way I teach internet research skills to my elementary students, and I'd like to know what you all do and what works for you. There are so many variables, strategies, and potential pitfalls, that when they're doing their own independent research they often encounter obstacles that I haven't taught into yet. And when I try to prepare them for all the possibilities, my lessons often have so many teaching points that they don't get any of it. This has been increasingly…See More
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