Reading the Web, First Edition: Strategies for Internet Inquiry
  • Reading the Web, First Edition: Strategies for Internet Inquiry
  • Reading the Web, First Edition: Strategies for Internet Inquiry

Reading the Web, First Edition: Strategies for Internet Inquiry

by Maya B. Eagleton, Elizabeth Dobler
     
 

Packed with ideas and instructional activities that cut across all content areas, this engaging book provides a comprehensive framework for promoting vital Web literacy skills in grades 3-8. Teacher-friendly special features include helpful graphics, sidebars, practical tips, and nearly 100 reproducibles. Using a research-based, classroom-tested model of Internet… See more details below

Overview

Packed with ideas and instructional activities that cut across all content areas, this engaging book provides a comprehensive framework for promoting vital Web literacy skills in grades 3-8. Teacher-friendly special features include helpful graphics, sidebars, practical tips, and nearly 100 reproducibles. Using a research-based, classroom-tested model of Internet inquiry, the authors explain the "whats," "whys," and "how-tos" of helping diverse learners:

*Locate useful information sources on the Web
*Navigate the contents of a website
*Critically evaluate what they read online
*Synthesize the results of an Internet inquiry
*Express new knowledge in their own words

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593852177
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
01/03/2007
Series:
Solving Problems in the Teaching of Literacy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
301
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
8 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

I. Understanding Print and Web Literacies
1. Learning How to Learn
2. Becoming Literate
II. The QUEST Model of Internet Inquiry
3. Preparing for the QUEST
4. Questioning
5. Understanding Resources
6. Evaluating
7. Synthesizing
8. Transforming
9. Reflecting on the QUEST

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