Everything you need to know to write an original and academically sound essay is right here. Make sure you are logged into your TDSB account (and not a different gmail account) in order to access these materials.
By clicking Library Resources on the menu bar above, you will be connected to the TDSB Virtual Library, which has a ton of useful stuff for your research and reading pleasure! Use it to find databases, videos and curated websites, get help with citations, or find a new book in the catalogue. If you have any questions about it, ask Ms Green in the library, or by email at email@example.com.
For your presentation, play with:
Mindomo for a cool mind map program where you can embed video (like Prezi but less sick-making)
Screencastify to create an audio or video narration of your Google slides
NOT CHROME, BUT FREE AND ONLINE:
Powtoon for a slightly more complicated presentation video (expect to import your own pics rather than use their library, as most of the cool stuff costs $$$). Take a look at these tips on making a good video.
We’ll start our lesson with a look at plagiarism and academic honesty, using the tutorial “You Quote It, You Note It”.
We will review what you’ve learned with “APA Style for Beginning Scientists” and youwill have your own copy of our references. You’ll go home today with all the tools you need to be a research superstar.
For future reference, the OWL Purdue site can answer all of your questions.
Try this letter generator to get your business letter format.
Make sure that you mention the source of your information at the end of the letter, after your signature. The format for the video looks like this:
GravitasVOD. “Tapped.” YouTube, YouTube, 25 July 2012, www.youtube.com/watch?v=dzntuXdE8dY.
Use this note-taking sheet to keep track of your sources and information. Open it with your tdsb login, then make a copy to your drive.
The TDSB Virtual Library has an excellent list of sources for Economics research. You can access the list here. Under Grade, select 9-12, then under Subject, select Business Studies & Economics.
Good luck! See me in the library if you have any questions.
Hey Philosophy Class, it’s time to think deeply about how we collect information and share it with others. Today’s lesson is all about how to use APA Style.
We’ll start with this slide show:
And then you’ll complete this challenge:
And then you will be SO READY for whatever delicious research assignment gets served up next!
Good morning, good students of Ms Gooding’s OLC class! Today you will learn how to make a GOOD Works Consulted page for your culminating project.
This handout will help you to find all the information and do your very BEST on this assignment!
Look on the right side for easier access to Categories, Tags, and Archives. Now you can subscribe directly to MPCLibrary.ca right there.
See our new website icon that will appear if you pin our website to the desktop or to your Start Menu.
Watch for new interactive reading examples under Library Resources. Try The Boat, an award-winning online graphic novel.
Hoopla Digital has been added to TPL. Get your free 8 movies a month online with your Toronto Public Library card. Who needs Netflix? Other video sources have been organized under Library Resources – Video.
Britannica ImageQuest gets its own location under Library Resources. Homework help has been centralized under Links. All our citation links are now updated to MLA version 8. See what other changes you notice. Naxos Music Library is still available under Library Resources with the TDSB password bookmark.
Find the good stuff faster. Don’t forget our catalogue is still top right!