In class today:
1. Viewed the following videos about reading journal articles:
How to Read a Journal Article
How to Read a Journal Article 2
Points to consider from the videos:
-What is the point or thesis of the article?
-What are the main arguments?
-Why is the paper important?
-How does this paper contribute to your field of study?
-What are some keywords that may help you find other articles?
-What papers does the author cite that may provide you with valuable information?
2. Researched 3rd and 4th journal articles.
1. Logbook check next class for background research notes in logbook
2. 1 page, typed, double space, Times New Roman write up of one of your journal articles, include the APA citation- you should include important information from the background, methods, and conclusions.
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