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