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Fourth graders are researching famous Texans.
Teachers will provide students with directions for the project.
Students will be using the following resources to find information.

Please click here for a timeline for the project and here for the rubric that will be used to determine your grade. Please click here for an example of a finished project.


*Library Books (The teachers will have a cart of books that will be shared among the classes.)

*Online Databases
Encyclopedia Britannia
EBSCO Research Databases- (Hint: click on Searchasaurus)

Famous Texas Women
Famous Texans
Famous Texas Giants
Notable Texans Before 1900
Women in Texas History
Discovery Education

*Web Search Lesson Resources
Web Search Strategies in Plain English Video
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Evaluating Internet Sources Tip Sheet