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Trails hunt student

  1. 1. 1 At summer camp you are learning about customs celebrated on Independence Day. Which custom is NOT about July 4th? 1. Picnic with family and friends 2. See fireworks 3. Sleep in late 4. Go to a parade
  2. 2. 2 .For a science project you need to answer the following questions: * Why is ground water important? * How is rain formed? * What is water evaporation? What is the topic for the science project? 1. Oceans 2. Lakes and Rivers 3. Underground Water 4. Water Cycle
  3. 3. 3 Which resource would you use to find a synonym for the word frozen? Name the resource on your paper Use the computer and book resources at the tables to decide. dictionary encyclopedia atlas thesaurus
  4. 4. Time Magazine 4. Food Menu Which of these pictures show a primary resource? Declaration of Independence Write your answer on your paper. The State Newspaper
  5. 5. 5 Your friend just told you about a great chapter book from the S.C. Children's Book Award list. The book is Freaky Fast Frankie Joe by Lutricia Clifton. You looked it up in the library catalog and the book is in. When you get to the fiction section where will you find the book? 1. On the "F" shelf for Frankie? 2. On the "C" shelf for Clifton? 3. On the "L" shelf for Lutricia? 4. On the "J" shelf for Joe
  6. 6. 6 Your assignment is to explain how to play a sport. How would you decide on the topic? 1. ask a friend 2. get a topic from your teacher 3. choose a sport I really like 4. go to the sports books to look through them for ideas
  7. 7. 7. Data are numbers in lists, charts or graphs. Information is facts written in sentences. What do you see in the pictures? Put your answer on your paper
  8. 8. 8 You saw the t.v. show Animal Planet and they were featuring penguins. How would you search for books about this arctic catalog? animal in the library 1. Title 2. Subject 3. Series 4. Author Do a search on the library catalog. Click on the picture to connect to the library catalog.
  9. 9. 9 Look at the screen shot below from the library catalog. If you wanted to check out this book, where would you find it? 1. Non-fiction section 2. Fiction section 3. Reference section 4. Everybody section
  10. 10. 10 You looked up Martin Luther King, Jr. in World Book Encyclopedia and want to organize your facts. On your note taking chart, where would you put information about the famous "I Have a Dream" speech Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered in Washington, D.C.? 1. Early Life 2. Events During Public Life 3. Why Important to History 4. Interesting Facts Martin Luther King, Jr. Early Life ____________ ______________ _____________ _____________ Events During Public Life _____________ ____________ ____________ Why Important to History _____________ _____________ _____________ ______________ Interesting Facts _____________ _____________ _____________ _____________
  11. 11. 11 Look at these title pages. What is the name of the publisher? 1. Cooper Beech Books 2. Michael Bright 3. Endangered and Extinct Animals … 4. Brookfield, Connecticut
  12. 12. 12 Your family has just moved to the Irmo area and you want to learn more about things to do. Look at the resources on the table and decide which one will not have helpful local information? Irmo News newspaper? Jr. Silver Fox Club brochure? Golf business card? The State newspaper? A Peek At Child Development brochure? Time for Kids magazine ? My RCPL information card?
  13. 13. 13 To do research on furry animals, you are using an encyclopedia. How should you take notes on new and important facts? 1. Copy word for word from the encyclopedia pages 2. Write facts in my own words 3. Make a copy of the encyclopedia pages at the copy machine
  14. 14. 14 It is always important to show where you get your Information. What should you always include when giving credit to a person who has written a book? Name 3 on your paper. _______________________ _______________________ _______________________ Table of contents?
  15. 15. 15 To find books and other resources in the library catalog, what three ways do most people search? Name 3 on your paper. 1. _____________________ 2. _____________________ 3. _____________________ Do a search on the library catalog. Click on the picture to connect.
  16. 16. You’ve done it … earned your 15 building blocks … now click on the picture below and complete the bonus puzzle! le.php?image=images/puzzle/plast ic-toy-blocks.jpg Additional activities until time to change classes; click on the link to the right