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Find What You Need Online: Where to Access the Internet and How to Search for Resources
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This lesson is geared toward adult learners who have limited or no experience using the internet to find information. Students will be able to use what they learn in this lesson to find a location in their community to access the internet (if they don't already have access at home or on their own mobile phone) and use search strategies to narrow a search to find relevant resources when researching an issue or topic.

Subject:
Career and Technical Education
Material Type:
Lesson
Author:
Jill Giacomini
Information Literacy and Internet Search
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The teacher should use web resources that match the subject areas. So by the end of this unit you should be able to search on the Internet using various search engines, identify subject-specific web portals or repositories, operate various open-ended software packages appropriate for your subject, evaluate the accuracy of web resources and reference Internet materials using a standard format.

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Author:
Andrew Moore
Justus Kinanga
Rebecca Keli
Internet Searches: How to Find and Select Authentic Sources
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Whether information is needed for study or daily life, the Internet has developed into an essential source of knowledge. Collecting information from the Internet may seem simple, however, at times one may get an overwhelmingly large number of results for simple queries, some of which may not be relevant or reliable. This lesson teaches learners a step-wise approach to defining keywords, using search parameters to refine a search, and evaluating the appropriateness of sources. It prepares learners to conduct Internet searches effectively, and collect relevant information in the least amount of time.

Subject:
Applied Science
English Language Arts
Life Science
Physical Science
Social Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Author:
Denize Rodricks
Internet Searches: How to Find and Select Authentic Sources - Remix
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Whether information is needed for study or daily life, the Internet has developed into an essential source of knowledge. Collecting information from the Internet may seem simple, however, at times one may get an overwhelmingly large number of results for simple queries, some of which may not be relevant or reliable. This lesson teaches learners a step-wise approach that prepared them to conduct a basic search with internet. By exploring different types of search engines and inputting key words into the search bar, the learner will gain experience and confidence using the steps needed to successfully search the internet. It prepares learners to conduct Internet searches effectively and prepares them to take the next step in their learning.

Subject:
Applied Science
English Language Arts
Life Science
Physical Science
Social Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Author:
Dr. Daniel Zimmerman
Internet Searches: Selecting appropriate sources
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Learners use the internet to collect information for school or daily life. Search engines can produce an excessive number of potential sources, even when filtering the search. This lesson will teach the adult learner a stepwise approach to defining key words, specifying criteria, and evaluating the appropriateness of sources. The learner will develop a customized checklist for the search and demonstrate the acquired knowledge of selecting appropriate sources.

Subject:
Applied Science
English Language Arts
Social Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Author:
Amanda Weber
Internet Searches: Selecting appropriate sources - Remix for Mobile
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Learners are using the internet on their smart phones everyday to collect information for school or daily life. The problem is that search engines can produce an excessive number of potential sources, even when filtering the search. This lesson will teach the adult learner how to use a smart phone to define key words, specify criteria, and evaluate the appropriateness of sources. The learner will develop a customized checklist for the search and demonstrate the acquired knowledge of selecting appropriate sources.

Subject:
Applied Science
English Language Arts
Social Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Author:
Julie Pitlock
Maîtrise de l'information et de la recherche sur Internet
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Objectifs spécifiques

À la fin de cette unité, vous devriez être en mesure de:

1. Rechercher sur l'Internet des ressources en utilisant différents moteurs de recherche
2. Identifier des portails ou des référentiels Web pour traiter de sujets spécifiques
3. Actionner différents progiciels libres appropriés pour votre sujet
4. Évaluer l'exactitude des ressources Web et les matériaux de référence Internet en utilisant un format standard

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche
Author:
Université de Lomé
Safari - Skills Accessing, FInding and Reviewing Information
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We constantly need to find and use information, not only in the academic world but also in the course of our everyday lives and work. This unit will take you through the process of finding information from various sources, organising it effectively and citing it when necessary.

Subject:
Computer Science
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
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Syllabus
Provider:
The Open University
Provider Set:
Open University OpenLearn