Country Research Project

Country Reports

Notetaking: Use bullet points when taking notes. Make sure to take notes in fragment form (do not use complete sentences.) Put notes into your own words.

Citing Sources: You will need to use three resources. Remember to keep your source citations under your notes. When citing a book or a website, use the attached worksheet for citing these sources.

Databases:

World Book Online: Use keywords such as the name of your country. The source citation is located at the bottom of your article.

Country Reports: Remember to Sign-in to this database. The source citation is located at the bottom of your article under "Company" and "Internet Citation."

Gale Databases:

Kidsinfobits

http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/KidsInfoBits?subTopic=Countries&locID=morenetzumwalt&topic=Geography&ste=3

Websites:

CIA Factbook Use the drop down bar to select your country.

http://www.everyculture.com

http://www.foodbycountry.com

A cart of books on "countries" will be available.

Documents:

Research a Country Project Directions

What to Research