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NimblyWise Information Literacy Courseware

Lesson Objectives: Synthesizing Information

Learning Objectives: 

By the end of this lesson, students will be able to:

• Understand what it means to synthesize information 

•  Use multiple sources to create an argument or explore an idea,

• Recognize that synthesis takes place at every step of the research and writing process

• Realize that many writing techniques, including quoting, paraphrasing, and summarizing aid in information synthesis

• Become familiar with examples of information synthesis in different disciplines  


Chapter 1: Synthesizing Information 

Chapter 2: Steps Toward Synthesis 

Chapter 3: Writing Techniques

Chapter 4: Products of Synthesis 

Lesson Quiz 

Lesson Assessment