Use the Big6™ to Achieve Educational Standards

Janet Murray

In Theory: Lofty Goals
AASL Standards for the 21st-Century Learner
ISTE NETS (National Educational Technology Standards for Students)
Partnership for 21st Century Skills: Information, Media and Technology Skills

Curriculum Standards:
National and state standards: compiled by Education World®.
Common Core State Standards Initiative: College and Career Readiness in English/Language Arts

In Practice: Use the Big6™ Skills
What is the Big6™?
Connect to Common Core Standards
Applying Big6 Skills™, Information Literacy Standards and ISTE NETS to Internet Research correlates Big6 Skills with AASL and NETS standards, offering basic and advanced activities for educators.
Big6 Overview for Middle School includes activities used with middle school students.
Worksheet for Webinar participants.

Additional Resources:
The Big6 for Kids
Online Resources to Support Big6 Information Skills
: by Jeanne Barnes, LMS (at Newbery Elementary, Wenatchee, WA) includes resources for each Big6 step as well as projects and organizers.
Achieving Educational Standards Using the Big6™ Linworth Publications. 2008.

Janet Murray
September, 2011