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Frega: Workshop 2 - Evaluating Websites: Home

Today

TODAY:  1) PowerPoint; 2) Homework; 3) Complete Scavenger Hunt

       

      

A-B-C-Ds of Evalutating Websites

Library Hours

Monday - Thursday:        7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Friday:          7:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Quality Biographies

The BEST Biographies

* include factual information that can be verified in several sources

* include info on early influeces such as family, mentors, education etc.

* identify what work or creation(s) are attributed to this person

* identify awards this person has received

* note organizations that honor this individual

HOMEWORK: Identifying Scholarly Websites

      


Open each webpage about Robert Ballard , locate the info requested, and decide if the website provides:

___ complete information and can be considered to be scholarly websites     

___ complete information is there, but it it not a scholarly website

___ incomplete information, yet the website still can be considered scholarly                   

___ incomplete information and the website is not scholarly

Hand in your Homework Sheet to Ms. Frega tomorrow.

 Robert Ballard, Discoverer of the Titanic Shipwreck and Professor at URI