Recommended Readings, Resources, and Examples
Simmons, M. H. (2005). Librarians as disciplinary discourse mediators: Using genre theory to move toward critical information literacy. portal: Libraries and the Academy, 5(3), 297-311. http://scholarworks.sjsu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1065&context=slis_pub
Choose Your Own Adventure Activity
Select one of the following activities to complete:
- Locate an example of an article or lesson plan that describes an approach to teaching using the frame Searching as Strategic Exploration. In a comment, post a link to the article or lesson plan (or a citation if paywalled) along with a short summary of what you read. How could you adapt or build upon this approach at your own institution?
- Drawing inspiration from one of the recommended readings, draft your own lesson plan related to the frame Searching as Strategic Exploration. Upload your lesson plan to Project CORA and/or the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Sandbox, and post a link to it in a comment.