Research Short: Community Helper Report

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  1. Need a quick research project that won't take you DAYS on end to complete? Research Shorts are just that ... Research tasks that can be completed in one class sitting. Research Short tasks are similar to Internet Scavenger Hunts. They are perfect for teaching students the rudimentary research skil
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How about a quick and easy research project on jobs that our community helpers do for us? This product includes both a notefact page and individualized writing papers for eighteen different jobs: chef, child care worker, construction worker, dentist, doctor, farmer, firefighter, garbage collector, librarian, mechanic, military, nurses, police officer, postal worker, teacher, veterinarian, waiter, and waitress.

This Research Short is designed to be used with a wide variety of resources: Capstone's PebbleGo Social Studies database, early encyclopedias, books and websites. The project will lead students in reading a question, identifying the keyword, and then seeking text-based evidence. These foundation skills are necessary for information literacy.

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