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Winman Library: Countries

Summer 2023

All about Countries!

Find information on your country's culture, climate, economy and more. Image Source:  Free PNGImage

Tips and Tricks

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Research Tips and Tricks:

1.  Make sure that your sources are RELIABLE.  Here's a poster to help you remember questions to ask yourself when considering a website for a resource::  Poster: 5Ws of Website Evaluation

2.  Avoid plagiarism.  Here's a quick video to remind you how to avoid stealing other people's work.  

3.  Set up a graphic organizer or note-taking system:

There are many ways to take notes, but you should include the following key points on sources that you use:

4.  Keep track of resources as you use them!!

Culture Grams and World Book Advanced

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1. Culturegrams, Kids Edition: Learn more about the world around you. Each report contains images, historical timelines, and fun facts, along with sections on history, population, “life as a kid,” games and sports, education, and more. 

  • Sign in information for CultureGrams:   username:  rilinkcgrams     password:  cgrams

2. World Book Kids and FactMonster also have nice summaries.

3.  World Book Online Encyclopedia is excellent for background information and topic ideas:  World Book Advanced Link

Other Web Resources

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Books

1.  Find books in the library:

 
2.  Find scholarly ebooks on Ebsco Books Online

Images Free to Use

Search these sites for images you can use freely.