SCIENCE: Solar System (O'Grady)
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CTRL and F OR Command and F
Use APA 7 citation style.
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Source Evaluation (12:50 timestamp in the screencast)
Website Searching (14:25 timestamp in the screencast)
The SCRAP Test is a tool to help you evaluate sources. It stands for:
Solid Current Relevant Authoritative Purpose
For this project, when choosing a website, consider if the source is:
Does the source offer evidence to support the information?
Can you verify the information through other sources?
When was it published or revised?
If it mentions other sources, are those references current?
Is currency important to your topic?
Does it provide the information you need?
Is the depth of coverage and level appropriate (not too elementary; not too scholarly)?
TIMESTAMPS FOR SCREENCAST:
Science in Context: 1:05
National ES Teachers Association: 7:03
General Citation Info: 8:10
SCRAP Test: 12:50
Website Searching: 14:25