World Book Online

Reference/Research

What is it?

HCS provides WorldBook Online to support your students' research needs. In addition, there are useful features like timeline creator, games, compare places, and ready-made webquests. Check out this easy and effective online resource.

How does it work?

Watch this video on how to get started with using WorldBook Online with your students.

1_Intro_homepage.mp4




Try it yourself!

Your assignment is to create an account and save 4 items to your Research Project. (2 articles and 2 images.) Directions are below on how to create your account and save items to a Project. You will take a screenshot of this and turn that in on the form.

CTC Lesson-World Book Online
Worldbook Online-Setting up an account

Looking for another activity you can do with your students using WorldBook? Check out this wonderful document that you pass out to students. Break your classroom into groups and each group gets a card. Each card has instructions for them to follow when they are searching in WorldBook.

World Book Online Activity.docx

Earn PD points!

Earn your professional development points by uploading your screenshot to Google Drive, changing the Share setting from Private to Anyone in HCS with the link and uploading the file on the Google Form. For more on the share settings, click here.

In addition, you will reflect on how you can use WorldBook Online with your students.

(This course is worth 5 points.)