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Focus: Decide if phrases are topics or research questions.
Focus: Determine which sources are most useful in answering specific types of research needs.
Focus: Develop a concept map. Select Topic Exploration from menu. You will need to click through to get to the concept map feature.
A rapid-fire, multiple choice question/answer game.
A tic-tac-toe style game from TILT.
Presents a montage of Google Images associated with a particular word, you must guess that word.
A tool for brainstorming which could be used for concept mapping.
Teaches how to use synonyms tp know which words in a free text phrase will be most appropriate for searching.
More Games for Finding Effective Search Terms
Description: A game for 1-4 players. The game covers the following categories:
Audience: Any level