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Resources we use

  1. 1. Resources We Use
  2. 2. Dictionary <ul><li>A book that lists words in alphabetical order; it explains what the words mean. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Thesaurus <ul><li>A book containing lists of synonyms and antonyms. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Encyclopedia <ul><li>A book or set of books with information about many different subjects; usually arranged in alphabetical order. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Contains pictures, drawings, maps, diagrams, charts, and graphs </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Atlas <ul><li>An atlas is a book containing many different maps. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Newspaper <ul><li>A publication made up of several pages of paper containing news reports, articles, advertisements, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Published daily. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Telephone Book <ul><li>A book with a list of local telephone numbers, listed in alphabetical order. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Inspired by Mrs. Knutson Created by Mrs. Serrato Reference Review
  9. 9. Which would you use??? <ul><li>Danny’s family is taking a trip from California to Florida. Which of the following references would most likely provide directions to get them there? </li></ul><ul><li>Alejandra is editing her story and needs a synonym for the word good . In which of the following resources would she most likely find a synonym for the word good ? </li></ul><ul><li>Jaylan is going to see The Transformers with his family tonight. In what section of the newspaper would Jaylan find the times for his show? </li></ul><ul><li>Mrs. Serrato has an achy tooth. She needs to find a dentist quick. In which resource would poor Mrs. Serrato find a dentist to fix her tooth? </li></ul><ul><li>The third graders at Parkridge are going to write an animal report on an animal of their choosing. They need to find information and a picture to go with their reports. Which reference would best be used so they can get an A on their report? </li></ul><ul><li>After 100 years, Mrs. Knutson continues to spell camouflage incorrectly. Which resource should she use to help her check her spelling? </li></ul>