Cultural celebrations / Ms. GallimoRe

 

Objective:  Locate, utilize and apply information from databases, the internet and books to complete this assignment.

 

To get to this pathfinder from home:

Go to www.lrhsd.org/shawnee – In quicklinks box, select Media Center–-- Select Assignments/eboard –World Language–Cultural Celebrations/Ms. Gallimore

 

 

 Research Databases:

**Facts on File/World Atlas –{ http://www.fofweb.com/Subscription/}

Select your country from drop down menu – Read “At-a-glance” section then select People and Culture – Select Holidays and Celebrations at the top of the page – Explore other areas

 

Facts.com – {http://www.2facts.com/stories/digest-home-feature.asp}

Select country profiles from right hand column – Select your country – Explore information  – For additional information select a “key news event” – More information is available under “at a glance” if you click World Almanac Encyclopedia  (excellent information)

 

 

 

Internet Sites:

Atlapedia – {http://www.atlapedia.com/}

 

CIA (World Fact Book) – {https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html}

 

**Lonely Planet (Travel Guide) – {http://www.lonelyplanet.com/}