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Discover New Worlds, Using Reference Sources

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Introduce your students to print reference sources with this beginning packet of activities. The packet includes:
Reference Source introduction page
-10 question practice page for each source- Encyclopedia, Atlas, Almanac, Dictionary, Thesaurus
-Answer Key for each question page
-Search for the Best, students choose the best reference source
-Reference Quest class activity. Teams of students use reference sources to answer 24
-Quest Cards, with answer recording sheet.

Great way to introduce skills students will need when you integrate the Common Core Standards of Reading and Writing Information texts.

Created by Debbie Crockett

Discover New Worlds, Using Reference Sources by Debbie Crockett is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
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Discover New Worlds, Using Reference Sources
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Discover New Worlds, Using Reference Sources
Discover New Worlds, Using Reference Sources