Today we will be learning how to research effectively, using websites to find answers to questions. You will be using two reading skills, SKIMMING and SCANNING to find the information that you need.
Task: Using the word document below, can you find the answers to the questions using the web links provided? You might need to skim for key subheadings and get an idea about what the text is about. You will need to scan for key words from the question to help find the answer. Take a look at the example below.
Try to answer in full sentences like we discussed yesterday. You don't have to answer all of the questions but the more information you find, the easier it will be to write a report.
Spend 30 minutes reading on bug club and then try to complete the quiz on the story you have read by clicking on the bug.
Click on the bug to start reading