Creating Research Assignments for Your Class. By Carol Womack Professional Development Day, Spring 2005. Effective Assignments Mean:. Less frustration for students Better research Critical thinking skills Lifelong learning skills. Effective Assignment--Definition.
By Carol Womack
Professional Development Day, Spring 2005
Carol Womack x4635
Selecting a topic is difficult
Narrow/expand topicThe Topic
Find an article
Find a GOOD website
Identify sources to be used
Assume minimal library knowledge
Library has materials
Schedule library orientation/share assignment w/librarian
Talk to a librarian
http://library.smc.edu/about/staff.htmlDesign the research
Thank you for coming!