Standard: 5.D.2.1 - Describe the meaning and responsibilities of digital citizenship.
Imagine that you are thinking about getting a new pet. Which one of these animals would make a good pet?
Stand Up Hand Up Pair Up (1) Can you name some reasons why a cat would make a good pet? (2) Would a tiger make a good pet? Why or why not? (2) What things would you need to know about an animal before you got one as a pet? (3) Where would you go to find answers to these questions?
Group Assignment: Think of an animal you would like as a pet. Develop a question to learn about your animal. Circle the keywords that will help you search. Search on the Search Engine of your choice to learn about your pet.
Online Search Engines
Closure: (1) What are keywords? (2) Why is it important to choose the right keywords? (3) What steps can help you choose the best keywords for your searches?