Here Comes Summer
6th grade project
You will be researching and writing about the summer topic of your choice. The topics that you choose for this project will vary widely. Use the strategies listed below to locate reliable information about your topic.
In the Library:
Use Destiny to find a book on your topic.In the reference section, use the Encyclopedias to find an article about your topic.
In the reference section use the Almanac to find statistics and information about your topic.
On the Internet:
Search Grolier to find an article on your topic.
Use a search engine (like Google or Bing) to find a reliable website on your topic, or visit one of the links below to find information about your topic.
• Amusement Parks:
Roller Coaster History- From ultimate rollercoaster.com
History of Theme Park Inventions- from About.com
Theme Park Insider- Ratings and reviews
Jellyfish- From the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Maui Hawaii Luaus- Luau history webpage
Do a keyword search using the name your stadium and the word “history.”
• Summer Sports:
Surfing Webpage- From about.com
AAA Travel Webpage- Search the tourbook guides for information about a destination
Discover America- Official travel and tourism site of the US.
•Weather:The Disaster Area- published by FEMA