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  1. page PROCESS edited ... The following Rubric will help you conduct effective information research. {RUBRIC_Investigati…
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    The following Rubric will help you conduct effective information research. {RUBRIC_Investigative research_2012.docx}
    Databases
    Ebsco (Trial)
    OtherSchool Online Databases can be found on School
    School Library Page
    Search Engines
    Google is a search engine you can begin with but there are alternate search engines you should use. You should also think about using techniques to help refine your searching.
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  2. page PROCESS edited ... Conducting Individual information research Once you have your research question you are able …
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    Conducting Individual information research
    Once you have your research question you are able to conduct individual research. In order to do this you need to break your research question into manageable chunks of information or sub sub-questions specific to your research question. You need to come up with about 5 relevant sub-questions that you can research.
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    your research. Example of what a completed data grid looks like {DataGrid_homininresearch[1].docx}
    The data grid will be assessed according to:
    1. Relevance of resources (that they are to do with the topic)
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Wednesday, March 5

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    You then need to brainstorm sub questions related to this topic/interest/research question. This will help you break the research down into smaller manageable chunks of information.
    To help you brainstorm your ideas there are a number of useful tools available to you. See below for some useful mind tools. Choose the one your teacher suggested or you prefer.
    http://www.bubbl.us/
    Inspiration (on computer)
    Inspiration(software on computer if available to you)
    Mindomo
    Webspiration
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    Source:
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    You first need to identify the nature of the investigation you are conducting.
    You may find a link to your task below(or ask your teacher for directions)
    Year 9 Technology
    Virtual Reality Research Asignment Year
    10 Science
    http://hominidevolution.wikispaces.com/http://astronomyatcolumba.wikispaces.com/
    Sciencehttp://hominidevolution.wikispaces.com/http://astronomyatcolumba.wikispaces.com/
    Year 8 Fiontar
    http://fiontar.global2.vic.edu.au/
    Year 9 Technology
    http://dlupone.global2.vic.edu.au/robotics-investigation/

    The State Library of Victoria provides very useful information on how to conduct effective research. Some of this webquest has been modelled on this site. Take a look at its website.
    http://www.slv.vic.gov.au/ergo/
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Monday, July 29

  1. page PROCESS edited ... 5. Relevance of data collected- This means that data is not incomplete or superfluous. 6. Sum…
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    5. Relevance of data collected- This means that data is not incomplete or superfluous.
    6. Summarised- That the data is in your own words and you have used dot points to summarise the data and/or you have included a brief summary at the end of each column in data grid identifying main points to your idea.
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    or check ouout the following
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    standards 2009.doc} .or . I encourage
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    to use http://www.bibme.org/a web llinked tool such as Harvard Generator or BibMe to help
    The following Rubric will help you conduct effective information research. {RUBRIC_Investigative research_2012.docx}
    Databases
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  2. page PROCESS edited ... The following Rubric will help you conduct effective information research. {RUBRIC_Investigati…
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    The following Rubric will help you conduct effective information research. {RUBRIC_Investigative research_2012.docx}
    Databases
    Ebsco (Trial) http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=uid&user=s7615622main&password=main
    OtherSchool Online Databases can be found on School Library Page
    Search Engines
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  3. page PROCESS edited ... 7. Make sure you correctly cite references. Guidelines can be found on page 16 and 17 of your …
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    7. Make sure you correctly cite references. Guidelines can be found on page 16 and 17 of your planner or check ou the following link bib standards 2009.doc {bib standards 2009.doc} . I encourage you to use http://www.bibme.org/ to help you write up your bibliography but hese must be submitted with the data grid. Make sure you use APA format when you use Bibme.
    The following Rubric will help you conduct effective information research. {RUBRIC_Investigative research_2012.docx}
    Databases
    Ebsco (Trial) http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=uid&user=s7615622main&password=main
    OtherSchool Online Databases can be found on School Library Page

    Search Engines
    Google is a search engine you can begin with but there are alternate search engines you should use. You should also think about using techniques to help refine your searching.
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