When we are looking for information it is often easier to use a source that we are familiar with. However, sometimes it’s worth stopping and think about planning our work with information and choosing the most effective strategy. This resource presents one of the most popular models for information search – the Big 6, which discusses strategies for information search as well as challenges, connected to it, such as the filter bubble (video).
The resource also gives ideas for two learning activities with young people:
1) How to work with information?
2) Search engine secrets