Information Literacy

21st Century Teacher Academy

What Is Information Literacy?

Information Literacy is the ability to efficiently and effectively find and evaluate information, no matter the source.

What would this outcome look like in the classroom?

The students would be able to navigate throughout different resources to research and record reliable data in which they can communicate through text or oral presentations.

How do we know when a student is using this 21st Century skill?

Through the way they communicate and cite information obtained—through a blog, document, power point, etc.

Can the skill be taught? How?

This skill can be taught through a modeling lesson of researching your source.