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Ancient Greece - Online Resources

  VIDEO TUTORIALS 

   Watch these before you get started: 
ANCIENT GREECE: CREATING ANNOTATIONS
ANCIENT GREECE: CITING ONLINE DATABASES
   

  Ancient and Medieval History Online (published by Infobase)
     Click on the image to get to the log in page, then click on the link for 
    Ancient and Medieval History.  Be sure to check out the videos as well as the articles. 
    This database specializes in Ancient Civilizations.

    Log in required: UN: concord. PW: middle

    

  Scholastic Go!
    Explore nonfiction texts, world newspapers, videos and more

    This is a research database.
    Log in for remote access only
 :   UN: concord   PW: school


 World Book (published by World Book) 
    
A reference source that includes thousands of articles, research tools, multimedia, and
    primary sources.  
Start your search with a general search term...then narrow your
    search by exploring their linked resource
s.
    Log in required:  UN: cpshome   PW: patriots
    


 Britannica School (Published by Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc.)     
     A general reference encyclopedia.  Good for videos and general overview information.
     You can select different reading levels.

     No log in required      

To access these eBooks:  
1. Click on the book
2. Click on OPEN (far right)
3. Log in using your computer log in

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 Ancient Athens      Ancient Greece               Ancient Greek Civilization            The Battle of Marathon
                                 (daily life, buildings,      (warfare, clothes, inventions,    (examines weapons and strategies)
                                   food, jobs)                    trade, and agriculture) 
                                                             
                                                

 

                                     
Alexander                   Marathon                   The 100 Most Influential
the Great
                                                       Scientists

 

Keep your information organized - Title your Notecards

We are using MyBib to create your source citations.


* Copy and paste your citation in the box provided on your note cards (ask for help if you're not sure how to do this)
* Print your full bibliography to turn in when project is completed

Websites
    1. Select WEBSITE on MyBib
    2. Copy/paste the url into the search box
    3. Highlight the website 
    4. Add the date you accessed the website
    5. Add your annotation
        (identify the source type, and provide a short description of the information this source will provide for your research)

Books
    1. Select BOOK on MyBib
    2. Either enter the ISBN number in box provided to search for the book; OR select "enter manually"
    3. Using the ISBN number will auto-fill the fields, if the book is recognized and found
    4. Add your annotation 
       (identify the source type, and provide a short description of the information this source will provide for your research)

Online Databases
    1. Select MORE on MyBib
‚Äč    2. Select "Write/Paste Citation"
    2. Find the pre-made citation on the database page: highlight/copy the entire citation, including the url
    3. Paste the citation into the box provided in "Write/Paste Citation"
    4. Add your annotation 
       (identify the source type, and provide a short description of the information this source will provide for your research)