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Quidnessett Elementary School Library: Research

Welcome to the Research page! 

 

Here you will find resources to guide you when doing research. Remember to see Ms. Silva if you need help with your research! 

 

Research Processes

Citing Sources

PreK - 1: Just identify the type of source - Book, Computer, People, Me - and use a graphic approach (e.g., picture, stamp, icon, sticker).

1 - 2: In addtion to the graphic, add the name of the type of source (Book, Computer, People, Me). Add additional types of sources - website, article. Also, have the students identify the Title - the name of the item.

2 - 3: Add Author and drop the graphic. So, now the style is Author Title, Type, . Here's an example: Michael Eisenberg, The Big6, Website.

3 - 4: Add Date, as in Author, Title, Type, Date. Here's an example: Michael Eisenberg, The Big6, Website, 2011. \


5 - 6: Add Location, as in Title, Type, Author, Date, Location. Here's an example: Michael Eisenberg, The Big6, Website, 2011, www.big6.com.

Website Evaluation

Digital Citizenship

Note taking

Copyright and Plagiarism

Primary Sources