INFOhio Campus

INFOhio's digital tools and resources for teachers and students in grades 6-12 support the Ohio Learning Standards, provide a foundation for the inquiry process that connects classroom learning with real-world applications, and transform students into educators, researchers, and advocates. Choose to complete individual classes in this INFOhio Learning Pathway, or complete the full 6-12 Digital Content Learning Pathway to earn up to 22 contact hours.

Welcome to the 6-12 Digital Content Learning Pathway

Welcome to the 6-12 Digital Content Learning Pathway

Welcome! Review this space for information about the INFOhio 6-12 Digital Content Learning Pathway including a syllabus, options for taking the class, and a training guide for instructional trainers or coaches.

2 lessons Beginner
Introduction to INFOhio

Introduction to INFOhio

Learn more about INFOhio, Ohio's PreK-12 Digital Library, with a wealth of resources available at no cost to Ohio students, parents, and educators. This class will help participants identify the resources with digital content and web tools available on the website, and learn to navigate the site easily. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

Participants who wish to take the class for Ohio Approved credit should log in to their OCCRRA profile and register for the class. Search for ST10114268. Once you have completed the class and the quiz, the INFOhio instructor for the class will verify your attendance for Ohio Approved credit. Please note that verification of attendance in the class is updated in OCCRRA each Monday. You may experience a delay between completing the class and receiving your Ohio Approved credit because of this.

12 lessons 2 hours Beginner
What is Inquiry?

What is Inquiry?

Learn more about the inquiry process and the INFOhio tools and resources that support students as they question, discover, learn, and grow. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for four contact hours.

19 lessons 4 hours Beginner
World Book Student and Advanced

World Book Student and Advanced

Learn more about World Book Student and World Book Advanced, provided at no cost to Ohio's schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. Much more than an online encyclopedia, World Book Student and World Book Advanced include interactive maps, eBooks, videos, and images to engage student learning. This class will help educators use the content offered by World Book to support students as they locate and evaluate information during the inquiry process. Teachers will learn how to locate instructional resources to develop an inquiry-based classroom. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

14 lessons 2 hours Beginner
IWonder

IWonder

Learn more about IWonder, an inquiry-based tool developed by INFOhio. Age-appropriate websites are selected by teachers and librarians to support homework and inquiry-based learning. This class will help teachers use IWonder with students as they develop questions and locate information to facilitate the inquiry process using age-appropriate websites that are aligned to Ohio's Learning Standards. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

13 lessons 2 hours Beginner
Explora for Grades 6-8 and Explora for Grades 9-12

Explora for Grades 6-8 and Explora for Grades 9-12

Learn more about EBSCO's Explora for Grades 6-8 and Explora for Grades 9-12, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. This database collection includes digital content such as magazine articles, newspaper articles, videos, and images appropriate for inquiry and project-based learning. This class will help educators learn how to use this resource to support an inquiry-based classroom. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

15 lessons 2 hours Beginner
ISearch for Inquiry

ISearch for Inquiry

Learn more about ISearch, INFOhio's discovery search interface, and its role in the inquiry process. ISearch lets you search nearly all INFOhio resources from a single search box. Participants will learn how to use ISearch to lead students through the inquiry process. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

13 lessons 2 hours Beginner
Points of View Reference Center

Points of View Reference Center

Learn more about Points of View Reference Center, provided at no cost to Ohio's schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. Updated with currently trending topics, teachers will learn how to support students as they locate information using Points of View Reference Center by navigating topics within each category. This class will help educators utilize the instructional resources offered by Points of View Reference Center to develop an inquiry-based classroom. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

14 lessons 2 hours Beginner
Sanborn Insurance Maps

Sanborn Insurance Maps

Learn more about Sanborn Insurance Maps, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio. This database of Ohio maps for students in grades 6-12 includes over 40,000 maps of Ohio cities. This class will help educators learn how to use the resource and integrate Sanborn Insurance Maps into classroom instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

13 lessons 2 hours Beginner
Literature Online

Literature Online

Learn more about Literature Online: American & English Literature. This cross-searchable database of full-text literature covers works of prose, poetry, and drama. This class will help educators learn how to use the resource and integrate Literature Online into classroom instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

13 lessons 2 hours Beginner
The World Almanac for Kids

The World Almanac for Kids

Learn more about The World Almanac for Kids, provided at no cost to Ohio's schools by the RemotEDx initiative. Teachers will learn how to support middle-grade students as they locate information using The World Almanac for Kids by navigating topics within each category. This class will help educators use the instructional resources offered by The World Almanac for Kids to develop inquiry-based classrooms. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

13 lessons 2 hours Beginner
6-12 Digital Content Final Quiz and Badge

6-12 Digital Content Final Quiz and Badge

Congratulations! You have completed the 6-12 Digital Learning Pathway. By taking this quiz, you will earn a 6-12 Digital Learning Pathway Badge. This pathway is worth 22 contact hours, and the certificates you earned from completing each class serve as evidence of those hours. 

 

1 lesson Beginner
Need Help?
CONTACT SUPPORT
Open ISearch  
ISearch - Advanced Library & Resource Search
Fetch - Library Catalog Search

Fetch is avaiable to INFOhio automated schools. If you are an INFOhio school, please log in with your school username/password using the button at the top-left corner of this page.

For more information about Fetch, please visit the Fetch information page or contact INFOhio support at https://support.infohio.org.