There are many tools to help with notetaking and organization. There are some great tools to use with collaborative group projects too. Using these tools will help you with your project and help you avoid the plagiarism trap!
Here are a few favorite tools that can be used in combination.
Directions: Complete #1. If you are working in a group, complete #2. Investigate #3, #4, #5 and either choose the tool(s) assigned by your teacher and/or the one(s) that work best for you.
|#1||Use Quicklyst to easily create an outline. You can download, print or save your outline and notes. Includes a search box to quickly find the material you need.|
|#2||Use Wiggio to help organize and manage your group work. With Wiggio you can create a group, create a group email, upload and share files, create a group calendar, create a poll for your group....and MORE! You can even create a video note to send to your group. If you are working on a group project, try this out!|
If you are using paper notecards, add a heading to your cards to help you organize them. Here is a tutorial with some helpful hints.
|#4||In Module 2 you created an Evernote account. Use Evernote- for taking notes, saving webpages, videos and graphics, and organizing your direct quotations and your notes. Use Evernote for an individual project or group work.
Using Zotero - for recording sources, keeping notes, and organizing the notes. Zotero makes writing and organizing your research paper easy.