I can locate information in books, websites, and databases relevant to the assignment.
I can take notes using my own words.
I can use Smore to create an online newsletter to demonstrate my knowledge of my chosen tribe.
I can use Book Creator on an iPad to document creating my mask.
Works Cited Info
- MLA citations are done for you on all databases. Copy & paste in alpha order. The citations are at the bottom of each database except Britannica (the citation is at the top, click on the check mark).
- Use EasyBib to create citations for the web sites & books.
Gale Virtual Library
Smore Web Site
Book Creator Tutorial
The Spirit of the Mask Web Site
Research & create a Smore presentation about your chosen African, South American or Ancient Asian tribe or culture. Include information on their culture, dance, music, traditions, religion, and geography of the region where they live.
South America - Bolivia
World Book Encyclopedia
2410 W. 123rd Street
Leawood, KS 66209
CARS Web Site Reliability
C-Credibility: How reliable is the person creating the information? Can you trace to a reputable organization such as a university, a national organization, etc.? If it is written by an author, is there a first and last name, email contact, overview of credentials, etc.? In other words, is the source trustworthy?
A-Accuracy: Is the information current? Does it give specific details to support claims such as statistics and when they were taken? Does it avoid vague language such as always, never, sometimes, etc.? Does it provide well-rounded coverage of the topic?
R-Reasonable/Reliable: Is the information balanced? Is the language professional? Is it written objectively or does it appear slanted? Is it selling/promoting something that would be a clear conflict of interest? Does it overclaim without specific support (ex: Thousands of children live on the streets today)?
S-Support: Are sources listed, contact information, something to show where the information is coming from, a bibliography,etc.?