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This is a 9-slide PowerPoint presentation on research and reference tools, including: dictionaries, thesauruses, encyclopedias, almanacs, atlases, and telephone directories. Photos of each tool and its use information is included. At end of presentation, I've included independent practice on using each tool.
Deanne Davis, MCPSS
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I love the way this presentation is put together. Thank you for sharing it. I appreciate the quiz at the end!
February 3, 2012
Great and thorough...
January 31, 2012
I had trouble making this work. I put titles across the board, then put the title, question on the next slide, title, question and answer on the next. When I went to test it, nothing happened when I clicked on the hyperlink 100. Please help. Also, is there any jeopardy music?
I am ing my 19th year of teaching and have taught in grades 2, 3, 4, and 5. I have also served as an elementary writing coach.
In addition to teaching, I am a writing consultant for several universities in my home state of Alabama.