Teacher Assignment Links

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  • 7th Grade Research Skills Activities

Pick the Hoax

Evaluate Manifest Destiny Sites

Which Is More Factual, Opinionated, or Biased?

2016 Mock Election

Backing Up Stuff!

Humanities Virtual Museums

Mr. Eichstaedt's 1920's Project

  • Websites (Don't forget to evaluate websites!):
    • Library of Congress
      • Search 'All Formats'
      • Make sure the circle marked 'Available Online' is chosen
      • 'Online Text' is another good option to narrow results
    • When searching, use Search Terms
      • Name of person or topic first 
      • Try using quotation marks around names to limit results
      • Refer to the graphic organizer for keywords
      • Use advanced search (click on the gear) to customize your search term
      • Example Search Term:  "Duke Ellington" impact
  • Databases:
    • Britannica for an overview
      • From outside the district you need the username and password - ask a teacher if you forgot it!
    • OPPL Suggestions
      • Sort by choosing the kids and teens boxes
      • From outside the district you need your OPPL library card number and PIN
    • African-American History Online
      • Check out types of results at the top!
    • Biography in Context
      • Click on 'View More' to expand the text
      • Check out the 'On This Page' feature that gives websites!
      • Don't forget to scroll down to see more!
    • Gale Virtual Reference
      • Virtual reference books for less detailed information)

Don't forget to search for some books!!

Don't forget to keep track of your sources for your Works Cited Page by using Source Cards! (scroll down on the library Research page to see the links to the source cards)

Unwind Essay Links

*These links should work at school or at the public library. From home, you need your library card number and PIN. Go to 'W' and find and click on World Book Online Reference Center - search the terms 'bioethics' or 'medical ethics.'

*This link should work at school, but from home you'll need the username and password. Please ask your teacher for those. Search 'bioethics.'

Ms. Hendrix and Ms. Alheim - Auschwitz Research Links

Ms. Alheim's Research Project:

Ms. Dean's Search Terms Activity

Ms. Dombek's Webquest

Ms. Frick and Mr. Reising

Ms. Borah / Ms. Cofield / Ms. O'Toole Political Propaganda Links

City Chase - Hendrix & Manns

Ms. Gallo's Physical and Chemical Changes

Ms. Dombek's Civil Rights Links