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Master of Teaching Early Childhood

This guide supports students enrolled in the Master of Teaching (Early Childhood).

Evaluate the workshop

During the wrap up of the session, please take 2 minutes to evaluate the workshop.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2017ECP the evaluation will close on the 1st March at 6pm.

Activity One : Reflect on your literature searching skills

Activity 1

Open the link for your group and respond to the 3 questions (2 minute activity)

Library Session

Group

Activity 1 Links

Q214 9:30am

GROUP A 

https://goo.gl/forms/vvxk8nIyeyTReJdh2

Q217 9:30am

GROUP B

https://goo.gl/forms/TfkrTIz2i5mGOe9z1

Q214 9:30am

GROUP C 

https://goo.gl/forms/FAoeYVQyN8ejIwYq2

Q217 9:30am

GROUP D

https://goo.gl/forms/z4pUINyHwIrsq9fw1

Q218 1:00pm

GROUP E

https://goo.gl/forms/lkCP6uFwnh35Hc7r2

Activity Two : Writing search statements

Activity 2

Work in pairs. Open the link for your group and create a search statement (2 minute activity)
Library Session
Group
Activity 1 Links
Q214 9:30am
GROUP A 
https://goo.gl/forms/NzBTYVozrnjGPfIg2
Q217 9:30am
GROUP B
https://goo.gl/forms/ax8vr0xWEFt4jCzQ2
Q214 11:15am
GROUP C 
https://goo.gl/forms/MSmLWmyygY1Jmsmt1
Q217 11:15am
GROUP D
https://goo.gl/forms/PSZ9rBlAvNPagw8C2
Q218 1:00pm
GROUP E
https://goo.gl/forms/PSZ9rBlAvNPagw8C2

 

Activity Three : Using Discovery / Key database features module

Activity 3

This module highlights the features we recommend you make use of within the Discovery search tool (15 min activity)
Open the link  http://unimelb.libsurveys.com/loader.php?id=0eee9c96d5dc4837aa0e1fc56baabbc3 to begin the module
 

Activity Four : Referencing

Activity 4

Instructions: Review each of these examples for an electronic book citation and then vote for the one which you think is correctly formatted in APA 6th Style 
Citation 1 
Cohen, L.E. (2008). Foucault And The Early Childhood Classroom. Educational Studies, 44(1), 7-21. doi:10.1080/00131940802224948
Citation 2
Cohen, L.E. (2008). Foucault And The Early Childhood Classroom. Educational Studies, 44(1), 7-21.
Citation 3
Cohen, L.E. (2008). Foucault and the early childhood classroom. Educational Studies, 44(1), 7-21. doi:10.1080/00131940802224948
Citation 4
Cohen, L.E. (2008). Foucault and the early childhood classroom. Educational Studies, 44(1), pp. 7-21.

Group

Cast your vote

 GROUP A 
http://poll.fm/5rdod
 GROUP B
http://poll.fm/5rdog
 GROUP C
http://poll.fm/5rdok

GROUP D

http://poll.fm/5rdoj

 GROUP E
http://poll.fm/5rdop

Activity 5 : Comparative database search

Activity 5

Comparative database search (15 minute - group activity)
Your seminar leader will allocate you to a group and give you a database to search
The databases can be accessed from http://unimelb.libguides.com/earlychild
Group roles:
  • one person to search
  • other members to guide searching, suggest improvements and observe
  • someone from each group needs to access the Padlet link and make notes about the search experience and provide a verbal report at the end of the activity.
Further instructions are include within the Padlet.
Library Session
Group
Activity 5 Links
 Tues Q214
GROUP A
 https://padlet.com/educ_librarian/2017EC_GA
 Tues Q217
GROUP B
 https://padlet.com/educ_librarian/2017EC_GB
 Tues Q214
GROUP C
 https://padlet.com/educ_librarian/2017EC_GC
 Tues Q217
GROUP D
 https://padlet.com/educ_librarian/2017EC_GD
Tues Q218
GROUP E
https://padlet.com/educ_librarian/2017EC_GE