Your assignment is to choose an animal that you want learn more about. This research guide is your starting place. Use an online encyclopedia to find out about your animal and to find a picture to use for your final product.
Section 3.5 of the 3rd Grade D181 Information Literacy Standards:
Recognize the need for citing sources and record citation information (e.g., author, title, place of publication, publisher, copyright date) with prompting and support
Print these worksheets to take notes and to gather information about the sources you use in this project. You will use online encyclopedias for your research so you must use this sheet:
You may use books or websites for your research so you might need these sheets:
Search an encyclopedia:
netTrekker Educational Websites and Images
PebbleGo are databases for young researchers. Click on PebbleGo below and put in the username and password from your teacher. Choose from Biographies, Animals, Earth Science, or Earth and Space. Each of these sections has many topics for you to explore.