4th Grade Information Literacy Assessment
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4th Grade Information LIteracy Assessment
Please think about the answers and do your best!
Select your homeroom
You get a new text message on your phone from someone you don't recognize. You should:
Delete the message
Open the message and reply
Save the message and tell an adult
What information is OK to give online when joining a new website?
first name and/or nickname only
Is it ever OK to share a user name and password with a friend?
You're playing an online game, suddenly you get a pop up that says "you won an iPad!" What do you do?
Click on the message
Close the window
Ask a friend
To help stop cyberbullying you should:
tell a parent and/or teacher if someone is making you feel uncomfortable
don't forward a message or pictures that may hurt or upset someone
treat others as you would like to be treated
all of the above
An example of a search engine(s) is:
Google and Bing
EBSCO is an example of a database.
Which of the following are extensions on a website?
All of the above
It is important to evaluate a website before getting information from it.
Select the areas you should check for when evaluating a website?
Are the links working properly?
What is the title of the website?
Is there an author, can I contact them?
Is the author male or female?
Does the site have spelling or grammar errors?
To narrow your search when using the Internet, it is helpful to use the following:
All capital letters
Numbers and letters
All of the above
Citing Sources means:
Creating a list of materials used in your research
Creating a list of websites only used in your research
Creating a list of students who worked in your group
When using a search engine, if you have two words or a phrase that go together you should:
Capitalize both words
Use quotation marks around both words or phrases
Reverse the order of the words
None of the above
A Bibliography is a list of all the resources you used in your research.
Indexes in books are organized
Indexes in books
Most quality non-fiction books have pictures, diagrams, and maps?
Where can you usually find information about the author of a book?
Back Cover/Flap of dust jacket
Table of Contents
What is the system we use in the library to keep our books organized on the shelves?
To locate books in the library we use an online catalog system called:
The year a book was published is known as the:
When logged in on the school computers, where do I save all my documents, pictures, etc.?
My H:drive - home directory with my name
If my computer monitor says No Signal - what should I do?
make sure the monitor is on
make sure the computer is on
make sure the mouse is plugged in
The sound on my computer is too loud, what do I do?
Tell the teacher
Keep it loud
Click on the speaker icon in the lower right hand corner of the desktop and adjust the volume
Sometimes when using computer programs, you will come across something you need help with, what is the BEST way to help you find the answer:
1. Ask someone else
2. In Office products, click the F1 key for the help menu
3. Search the program for a Help section
2 and 3
All the above
2 and 3
When printing a document, make sure you double check which printer the document is going to so you can retrieve it from the correct printer.
What is the most important when using Type to Learn?
speed is the most important
placement of fingers is the most important