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Ready Reference and Almanac- Fact MonsterPresentation Transcript
Ready Reference and
By: Shamoral S. Johnson
Almanacs can be used for ready
A ready reference answers questions such as
what, where, how, who and which.
Almanacs will answer the questions of who, what,
where, when and how many.
Almanacs will not give information as to how some
things are done
Almanacs will not give information on why a specific
detail is the way it is.
Example of a wonderful children's
The website Fact Monster is a information source which
provides various information for children.
Why is fact monster a wonderful
Fact Monster provides a wonderful and kid friendly
Almanac Section Index
Fact s about the world can be found
using Fact Monster Almanac
Major Disasters and Accidents
World Stats and Facts
Other important indexes that
students can find in the Almanac on
Information about the United States
Biographies about people
Various science facts including facts computers and the
Math facts including measurements, money, numbers,
tables and formulas
Various facts about sports
Word Wise include facts and information about books
Grammar and Spelling
Arts and Living on Fact Monster
This section includes many subjects that are interesting
to children. Subjects such as:
Data and Marriage
Holidays, Music and Pets
How can I conduct a search using
Searching for a topic or fact on Fact Monster is very Kid
In the Search box one would type in a question or the
What questions did I ask while using
What are the tallest buildings in the United States?
What are the 7 Wonders of the Modern World?
What were my results?
What are the Tallest Buildings in the United States?
The answer was easy to understand. I believe that it is kid
friendly. The information was presented in a bar graph
which included the stories, year built and height
What were my results for question
What are the 7 wonders of the modern world?
The answers to question 2 were also easy to understand
and children friendly. The information included that name
of the wonder, location, height, year built and various other
information about the wonder.
Fact monster is a very children friendly website. I would
encourage children as well as individuals who may work
directly with children to use this website. It is fun and is
filled with wonderful, educational and fun information
I hope you really enjoyed this slide presentation and find
it as easily accessible as I. If you have any further
questions please feel free to e-mail me at:
Thank you and have fun using factmonster.com