NoodleTools is a student research platform with MLA, APA and Chicago/Turabian bibliographies, note cards, and outlining.
for the collection and organization of information.
Below are instructions on how to learn NoodleTools - it is easy to use and will only take you about 15 mins to create an account, a new project and get the gist of how it works.
On the left are instructions in pdf format and on the right are video tutorials.
There is also a Task Box you can follow to help you. Please feel free to see Mrs. Kehe, Mrs. Haggen or Mr. Kelly if you need any assistance
Click Continue and fill out information for your account. Click Register.
2. How to start a new project and a source list
1. On the Projects screen, click New project.
2. On the Create a New Project screen that pops up, enter a name for your project and select the appropriate citation style and level. Click Submit. NOTE: Once you create a project, you will be able to switch seamlessly between styles and levels. So what you set up now can be changed later with one click.
3. The Dashboard screen appears. The Dashboard organizes your work environment for effective research. You can see assignments, create to-do lists, submit work, and act on feedback from teachers in an organized way, and all in one place.
5. On the Sources screen, click New Source and select the best match for your source from the choices given. The selections under "What is it" is dependent on what you select for "Where is it?"
7. Click Continue to go to the next screen.
1. Click Notecards in the navigation bar at top.
3. Input notes about your source.
TIP: Once you've created multiple notecards, you can pile them. Drag a notecard and drop it on another notecard to create a new pile, or use the Manage pile option above the tabletop to manage existing and create new piles with selected notecards. Notecard piles become the basis of organization within the Outline panel next to the Notecard Tabletop.
1. On your project's Dashboard screen, under Sharing, click Share with a project inbox.
2. In the Project inbox field, enter the name of the inbox (as provided by your teacher). When the first letter of the inbox’s name is entered, a drop-down menu will appear and the name of the drop box can be selected.
5. Click Done.
6. On the Dashboard screen you will now see the inbox’s name under Project inbox.
1. On the project's Dashboard screen, under Student Collaboration, click Add students.
1) Find the NoodleTools App in your school Gmail Suite
2) Set up your Noodle Tools Account
3) Create a Project (Project tab)
3) Title the project - for example "Practice EE paper" and share Mrs. Kehe - Extended Essay Practice - 2020 (Dashboard Tab)
4) Open any Database (Enc. Britannica, one of the Infobase modules, EBSCO etc.)
5) Create a Notecard (Sources Tab or Notecard Tab), this can be done in two ways:
6) Begin your Outline (Notecards Tab)