Shakespeare�s Othello:Part 2

For:Mrs. Garrido

 

Mastery Objective:

Students will be able to locate, utilize, and apply technology from online resources in order to complete a teacher made outline on Venice, and the surrounding Island of Cyprus.

 

To get to this pathfinder from home:

Go to www.lrhsd.org Select Shawnee High School Select Departments Select Media Center Select Assignments Select Shakespeare Period 2, Part 2 Garrido

***You need to have a Media Center Bookmark with the database passwords on it to access these resources for home!***

 

Technology Issues:

If the database links are not working go directly to the Media Center Website. Select Research Databases on the left side of the screen. Select the database you want to use.

 

Databases:

EBSCOHost: Student Research Center

  • Search by selecting Encyclopedia
  • Type Cyprus or Venice

Search Tips:

Notice how the information is organized.

Facts on File: Modern World History

  • You may need to select Modern World History database to begin searching.
  • If you need the username and password, it is on the Media Center Bookmark!
  • Search by Cyprus or Venice

Search Tips:

  • Notice how you can select from several articles.
  • Be careful of which article you are selecting!
  • Notice how you can navigate through the database by using the index across the top of the website. Features include images and maps!

MAPS

  • ***Use Boolean Searching = linking terms together to locate specific information
  • Examples: Venice AND maps

Cyprus AND maps

 

 

 

 

Websites:

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

http://www.britannica.com/

  • Search by Venice or Cyprus

Search Tips:

  • Select the full/main article
  • Notice how you can expand or collapse your results. This feature allows you to locate specific information easier and faster!

 

Venetian Empire

http://www.allempires.com/article/index.php?q=venice

 

The Ottoman Empire

http://www.allempires.com/article/index.php?q=ottoman_empire

 

Cyprus

http://www.cypnet.co.uk/index.html

Search Tips:

  • Timeline is found in the History link
  • Notice how you can navigate through the website by using the index on the left of the screen.

 

Maps:

http://www.sitesatlas.com/Maps/index.htm

http://www.sitesatlas.com/Maps/Maps/Europe.htm

http://www.euratlas.net/AHP/grand/gr1500.htm

http://www.allempires.com/empires/venice/Commercial-routes.jpg

 

Images:

Google

  • Select Images
  • Use Boolean Searching.

Example: Venice

OR

Venetian Empire

OR

Cyprus

 

 

 

 

Created by: P. Richter and R. Wagner Created for: C. Garrido 9/2007