Children's Book Resources
|To access: Go to Lenape Media Center (http://www.lrhsd.org/lhsmedia) -- Click on CLASS PROJECTS -- Click on BOWERS (Geometry Children's Book Project)|
|Mastery Objective: You will be able to search databases and credible websites to find images, facts, and other materials and apply the information to design their Geometry Children's Book project.|
**REMEMBER - use only VALID and CREDIBLE websites -- Evaluate websites -- DO NOT USE WIKIPEDIA. Make sure you can trust the AUTHOR.**
(1) Geometry Glossary
From thinkquest, excellent source for geometry terms and images.
(2) Geometry from Math League
Includes definitions, concepts and explanations.
(3) Cliff Notes: Geometry
Definitions from learner.org
Lenape Online Catalog - WebPath Express
Click on WEBPATH EXPRESS ON LEFT. Search for GEOMETRY or specific terms.
(6) Geometry Junkyard
From a professor at UC Irvine, great site for interesting geometry information and applications.
Resources: ONLINE DATABASES (all usernames and passwords are: lenapehs1)
Cite all Materials
Remember, every image, video, song,
piece of information or idea THAT IS NOT YOUR OWN needs to be cited in your
•Our databases, eBooks & Discovery Videos give you citations which you can easily copy & paste into your "Works Cited" or credits slide.
•You can use a free online citation generator like EASYBIB.COM - http://www.easybib.com (or ask Ms. Gaffney or Ms. Fauver) for help in making citations in MLA format for any websites, books, songs and images you use for your project.
•Remember that "GOOGLE IMAGES" is NOT a source! (It is a search engine or
tool for finding images.) If you use Google Images (or Bing, etc.) to find
pictures, you must cite the website where each image actually exists on the
Web. DO NOT CITE GOOGLE IMAGES AS A SOURCE!
MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATION TOOLS
Last updated January 28, 2013 by Ms. Fauver for Geometry classes at Lenape High School.