Model Lessons Incorporating Information Literacy

Plagiarism: Tutorial - Vaughan Memorial Library
Web Searching Tutorial - Vaughan Memorial Library
Credible Sources Count Tutorial - Vaughan Memorial Library
Learning Page of the Library of Congress
SCORES Cyberguides for Language Arts
Eyes On Art: A Learning to Look Curriculum
ArtsEdNet (Getty)
Graphic Organizer
Illuminations (Math)

Cyber Safety

Take a CyberTour with Josie and Joseph Cool, as they visit their twelve
favorite Web sites, and decide whether or not they're making smart choices.

1. Microsoft and 2. Security Stats

Information Skills

Library Orientation
What's the Fuss About the Thesis?
How to Make Google Go
What About Wikipedia?
Databases are different
What is open source? (podcast)
Developing a thesis
Power Searching 501 (PPT)
Developing a Research Pathfinder (template)
NEW! Evaluating Blogs
Library Scavenger Hunt
SearchQuest Unit: Evaluating the Search Tools
WebQuest About Evaluating WebSites
What is Information Literacy and Why Should I Care?
Question Brainstormer
Research Rubric
Topic vs. Keyword
Evaluation PowerPoint
Guidelines for Multimedia and Web Production
Letter Requesting Permission of Copyright Holder (Template)
Why should I take this author seriously?
Practice Ranking Sources (High School)
Reflecting on the research process
Research ChecBric
Ancient World Pages to Evaluate
Is it plagiarism?
Use CARRDSS to evaluate your sources
Plagiarism vs. documentation
Summarizing, Paraphrasing, and Quoting
Debate Organizer
Speech Organizer
Multimedia Rubric
Top Ten Tips for Teachers
Online Activities Promoting Information Literacy
Middle Ages: Pages to Evaluate
Thesis Generator
US History Question Brainstormer
Research Standard Log
Research Conference Form
Thesis Role Play
Letter for Parents About "the Changes"
Download Plagiarism PowerPoint (from 3/5 Inservice)
Weaving Quotes into your Writing
Works Cited and Works Consulted: Which to Use When?
Sample Acknowledgments
Writing Evaluative Annotations (scroll down)
Guidelines for Documentation Formats
Literary Criticism Annotation (Mrs. Ward)
Distinguishing Among Scholarly, Popular, and Trade Publications
Research Process
Developing an Interpretation: A Process
Practice Ranking Sources (Middle School)
Is the World Flat?
The new database
Searchies Awards!
Spartan Notes
Spartan Notes (color)
Writing Flow Chart
Current Events Planner


Africa WebQuest
Civil War WebQuest
Ancient Civilizations: Travel Agent WebQuest
Winning Hand: A WebQuest About Careers
Karneval and Mardis Gras
Child Labor in America (American Memory)
English Scavenger Hunt
Presidential Award
Battle of the University Artists
College Search Pathfinder
Ms. Sweeny's Africa Projects: Resources
Literary Pathfinder
Middle East WebQuest
Photography WebQuest
Trip to Spain
Primary Source Pathfinder
What is literary criticism?
Scout's Excellent Adventure: A //To Kill a Mockingbird// WebQuest
American Studies Radio Show
Quest Student Pathfinders
Senior Art Unit
Make a Switch: Art-Inspired Switch Plates
//Raisin in the Sun// Project
Gettysburg WebQuest
Career Exploration--MacFarland
What I Did During the War: From Grandpa or Grandma's Scrapbook: A WWII WebQuest
Questions for Better Understanding Literary Criticism
Ms. Gibson's 20s and 30s Museum: A History WebQuest
Mr. Cohn's //Mockingbird// Links
Recipe for a Global Issue: India and South Asia
Invitation to an Artist Interview
Mr. Carollo's Byzantine WebQuest
Ms. Gibson's
Current Events Portfolio
Francophone Experts
Ms. Gibson's Primary Source Event Project
Public Art Project (Mark Kobasz)
Their Eyes Were Watching God WebQuest
Mrs. Zehner's Gilded Age Organizer
Mrs. Zehner's
Gilded Age Outline
Ms. Small's Gatsby Blog
Terrorist Acts Blog (A Block)
Terrorist Acts Blog (B Block)
China Issues Project
Mr. MacFarland's Global Studies Blog
Mr. Martin's Senior Sem Blogs
Mr. Rodoff's WTCHFM: Salem podcast drafting space
MadameMiel's Wiki
Springfield SAT Prep Wiki
APUSHistory Wiki
Ms. Flack's Wiki
Mr. Zwilling's Body Art Project
News Magazine: Special Issue on Iran
Mr. Rodoff's //Hamlet// Blogs
Mr. Woehlcke's //Hamlet// Blogs
//1984// Organizer: Defending Winston
//1984// Organizer: Defending Government
Gettysburg Tour
Ms. Shirley's Flowchart
Mrs. McCaslin's Lit Circle Blogs
60s Student Newspaper
(Ms. Fusarelli)
Mr. MacFarland's Senior Sem Blogs