Great Books for Great Readers
Great website for readers!
Great books website for students called A book and a Hug”:
Researching at Kuraby
Use your Smart Searching skills to find information that:
Know what they are looking for (What is your topic?)
Find key words (This will be your search term)
Skim and scan (contents pages, indexes, home pages of websites or website pages)
Resources to use
A Plan of Action
Non-fiction - Use PAW to find non-fiction books about Government. Books will be in the 300s or Social Sciences. This section is about our society and how we live.
Kid Safe Search Engine
Easy Australian Search Engine
Locating and recording resources
When you locate a good resource you must make a note of it so you can find it again when you want to do more research!
There are different ways to write this down.
Use a page in your notebook and record the name of a book / author / call no. OR web address (URL) of the webpage you are using.
Open MS Word and type in book name / author/ call no. or copy and paste the web address you are using.