There is a cart of books on the Progressive Era and the Gilded Age available for you to look at in the library as well as books on individuals who were important to the era. Don’t forget to look in the indexes for information on the areas you are studying.
There is a note taking sheet available to you in both a paper and a digital form. This sheet asks you to write down all the information you will need to include in a bibliography as well as a place to keep track of important information you find.
Library of Congress Image search
www.loc.gov/pictures or click the image below. If your topic does not automatically give you a date to search try entering a broad date such as 1850 or 1900 to help narrow your search results.
Click the image below to add a digital version of the note taking sheet to Pages on your iPad.
|Note taking sheet for printed books
||Note taking sheet for online encyclopedias
|| Note taking sheet for Library of Congress images
Click below for online resources (Mr. Jordan’s Classes)
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Come down the the High School Library Learning Commons to pick up a copy of one of this month’s books. Choose from Wonder by R.J.Palacio and Hole in My Life by Jack Gantos. We will meet on November 22 at 7:00 AM.
Here are two tools to help you with making infographics:
Need some help? Here are some hints on how to use infogr.am
Looking for your next book but don’t know where to start? Click the image below to use an interactive flowchart designed to help with book selection. The results may surprise you!
Take a look at this website which shows you Wikipedia edits in real time. The larger the bubble the larger the edit. Click the image to visit the site and see for yourself!
Come down to the CEHS Library to check out our new “ReadBox” display for a quick glance at some of our new titles as well as our Books at the Movies display!
Make an icon for the Cape LLC website on your iPad by following the images below. You can bookmark any website this way.
Thanks to all who came to the Books and Bagels table at the activity fair at CEHS on September 16th! We will be starting up in November with a new book. We at the CEHS Library Learning Commons will keep you informed about any updates.