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Assignment

Investigate a case fo discrimination, describe the causes, effects, and solutions.

Prejudice & Discrimination Assignment

STEP ONE

How will you collect and Organize your Information?

STEP TWO

Identify Keywords/Phrases to summarize the information.

Keyword: A significant word, or a word used to find information when researching.

Phrase: A small group of words which work together as a unit.

Once you have identified a source, in-depth reading for understanding is required.

STEP THREE

Begin to gather your information

  • Cite the source at the beginning so you don't forget later and can trace the information back to the origin.
  • Identify information in the source to support your project.
  • Remember everything you use needs to be traced back to the original source.

 

Media

Resources

What kind of information do you need?

ISB Databases

Background information

  • Enc. Britannica - TIPS
    • Go to the main article on the country eg. Rwanda - History sub-topic on the left-hand side and scroll down until you find information on the Rwandan Genocide. 
    • Go to level 3 for more in-depth information
       
  • ABC-CLIO Trial Database

In-depth Information

  • EXPLORA / EBSCO - TIPS
    • Full Text is checked
    • Change date range for the most recent articles
    • Determine the type of resources you want eg. you may only want magazines
    • Change the Lexile (reading) level if necessary

Current Information

 

 

Books Continued

Japanese Internment

Syrian

Women

Others

Books in the Library

African Americans

Afghanistan

Armenia

Bosnia

Civil Rights

Holocaust

Khmer Rouge

LGBT

Native Americans

Rohingya (Myanmar)

Sudan