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Research Project? Try these tools.
Information Sources on the Web:
created by Sheri Lenzo
1 Searchfor Info
Brainstorm -• Write your ideas• Expand them with details and information from your research.
AutosummarizeWord has a tool that will highlight the main points in your research articles.
• Ask kids
2Find the Main Ideas
Use a webbing or outline tool. You can use paper or the computer.
Ready to WriteTurn your ideas into descriptive sentences & paragraphs.This will give you a First draft to edit.
4 Draft & Edit
Edit - Rewrite - Revise1. Spell check2. Grammer check 3. Use new words: thesaruscontrol + click (mac) or right-click (pc) for a list of synonyms4. Listen (Text-to-Speech) - does it sound good & make sense?
Click on the speaker to learn about Text-to-Speech
• Oak Park Public Library Research Tools
Tools in WORD
Online Note Taking and outline tool