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Teaching How to read a scientific publication

How to read a scientific publication

Reading scientific publications is difficult, but there are strategies that can make it easier.\n<br></br><br></br>\n<u><i>\nReading like a Scientist (Text 2) -- </u>This text is part of a Knowledge Set that explores scientific texts, their importance and how to read them. In this article, the author describes the structure of scientific publications (primary sources) and outlines specific strategies that students can use to help them digest and understand these complex texts. As students read, have them consider their prior or anticipated use of these strategies and their effectiveness.</i>\n<br><br>\n<a href="https://files.activelylearn.com/Teaching%20Guides/Teaching%20Guide%20Reading

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ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How can our knowledge of the features of a scientific paper help us better understand them?
STANDARDS:
RST.1 - Analysis & Evidence, RST.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2
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