English � Ms. Griffin


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 � English � Ms. Griffin


Research Databases:

Facts on File/World Atlas (Scroll down to the middle of the screen) �{http://www.fofweb.com/ip}

Select your country from drop down menu � Read �At-a-glance� section then select and explore other information from the right hand column, ex. People/culture, society, etc.


Facts on File/World News Digest (Scroll down to the bottom of the screen) � {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}

Country Studies (Library of Congress) � {http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/cshome.html}

Lonely Planet (Travel Guide) � {http://www.lonelyplanet.com/} � Excellent Images