All books in our school library have been carefully selected based on reviews by professionals who evaluate content, format, viewpoint, readability and appropriateness for age of audience. In contrast, anyone can create a web site. As a thorough and reliable researcher, it is your responsibility to evaluate the reliability and truth of the information you find on the internet, unless you use electronic databases or web sites screened and recommended by teachers or other educators. (You can find such resources through our Middle School library catalog.) If you choose to use search engines, such as GOOGLE, be sure to ask the following questions:
Ask the 5 w's:
Spend a few minutes searching one or more of the following sites. Try to answer the 5 w's about the sites.
California's Velcro Crop under Challenge
Republic of Molossia
The History of Robots in the Victorian Era