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Middle Years Library & Research Skills - Book 1

Middle Years Library & Research Skills - Book 1

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Resource Type: Middle Years Teacher Resource Subject: English, Research Skills
School Level: Middle Years 5-8

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Product Code: 9781865097121

Description Authors
This book is the first in a two-book series that provides teachers and librarians with self-contained practical activities designed to improve and consolidate students' library and research skills.

The photocopiable work sheets contain a range of activities to guide the students as they explore different research approaches. These approaches include using a combination print, CD-ROM and online resources. The aim is to assist students in making their assignment research for all school subjects effective and time-efficient.

Suggested answers have been provided where appropriate.

Book 1 Topics:
  • Arrangements of books on library shelves
  • Types of resources available
  • Parts of a book
  • Using the catalogue
  • Finding choosing and investigating fiction, non-fiction, and reference resources
  • Writing a fiction review
  • Bibliographies
  • Encyclopaedias
  • Atlases
  • Dictionaries and thesauruses
  • Note taking
  • How to do an assignment

Book 2 Topics:
  • Sourcing information
  • Using catalogues
  • Shelf order
  • Dewey decimal system
  • Indexes and bibliography
  • Note taking
  • Assignment skills
  • Using the internet
  • Website design and structure
  • Reliability of online information
  • Reading online
  • Searching for information online
  • Copyright and plagiarism

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