Q4 Trouble Vocabulary

8. Troubleshooting


Attribution: Giving credit to the person who creates the work.

Citation: The way you tell your readers that certain material in your work came from another source. It also gives your readers the information necessary to find the location details of that source.

Source: A first-hand, original account about a person, place, object, or event, including things posted on the internet, such as images, quotations, videos, photographs and other artifacts.

*Giving credit to the sources you use is a critical skill. In Thing 9. Q4 Search Strategies, you will learn more about this. For the following Troubleshooting Steps activity you may need to appropriately credit the sources that you use.

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MITECS  Michigan Integrated Technology Competencies for Students, and

ISTE Standards for Students

1. Empowered Learner
a. articulate and set personal learning goals, developing strategies leveraging technology to achieve them, and reflect on the learning process itself to improve learning outcomes
c. Use technology to seek feedback that informs and improves their practice and to demonstrate their learning in a variety of ways
d. Understand the fundamental concepts of technology operations, demonstrate the ability to choose, use and troubleshoot current technologies, are able to transfer their knowledge to explore emerging technologies

3. Knowledge Constructor
c. Curate information from digital resources using a variety of tools and methods to create collections of artifacts that demonstrate meaningful connections or conclusions
d. Build knowledge by actively exploring real-world issues and problems, developing ideas and theories and pursuing answers and solutions

A Digital Breakout may also be called a Digital Escape Room.

This is a web-based, game-like activity where students use clues to unlock a series of puzzles or activities to solve a challenge (or to escape a digital room).

Students frequently work together, (conference, or chat) as they work to locate and solve clues.

For additional help  to solve a breakout view this short video (3:44).