Crosswords as fun, useful and engaging tools for library instruction, training and more Judy Markowitz Nedelina Tchangalova Reference / Subject Librarian [email protected]
Public Health Librarian [email protected] Presented at USMAI Reference & Instruction Forum University of Maryland University College Largo May 5, 2017 Background Scott Roberts, PhD
Director of Instructional Excellence & Innovati Teaching & Learning Transformation Center University of Maryland, College Park Example 1 Women Studies General Crossword Example 2
Women Studies Primary Sources Crossword Example 3 Training Crossword Example 3 (cont.) Training Crossword
Answers posted on a LibGuide Example 4 Plagiarism Crossword Example 5 Kinesiology Crossword Please provide feedback on this activity (e.g. was it difficult
or time consuming, did you enjoy it, did you consult with your friends, do you wish to have more activities like this one in other classes, etc.?) More Ideas from the Literature Accelerating learning vocabulary terms Reviewing and reinforcing material Library orientations Checklist assignments and lengthy descriptive assignments
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P y Image with modification from http://www.pptbackgrounds.org/notes-hanging-on-rope-backgrounds.html Make crosswords integral to the learning objectives. Tips & Tricks
Think of EDU-tainment as opposed to ENTER-tainment Design short crosswords with no more than 5-6 clues (time for completion 2 minutes) Post them on LibGuides, ELMS (Blackboard, Canvas, etc.) E N J O Y
Lets Create One Search Google with puzzlemaker or go to the web site http://puzzlemaker.discoveryeducation.com Then click 2nd bullet: Criss-Cross Some clues to begin with Smith The name of your librarian. paraphrasing Putting a passage from source material into your own words.
database An online search engine to look for scholarly articles. EBSCO Academic Search Complete is a database from this vendor. Questions? We would love to hear back from you! Judy Markowitz
Immigration and the UK economyJonathan Portes June 2014www.niesr.ac.uk Twitter: @jdportes www.niesr.ac.uk. National Instituteof Economic and Social Research. Outline and motivation . some personal history. the economic and political debate about immigration in the 2000s .
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