ERIC Number: EJ342832
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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The "Clipping Thesis": An Exercise in Developing Critical Thinking and Online Database Searching Skills.
Minnich, Nancy P.; McCarthy, Carrol B.
School Library Media Activities Monthly, v2 n8 p45-50 Apr 1986
Designed to help high school students develop critical thinking and writing skills, the "Clipping Thesis" project requires students to find newspaper and journal articles on a given topic through printed indexes or online searching, read the articles, write brief and final summaries of their readings, and compile a bibliography. (EM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
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