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An examination of Rwanda, Egypt, Sierra Leone, The Democratic Republic of Congo, and South Africa. Ninth Grade.
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CONDUCTING RESEARCH

  • USE SMART SEARCHES -- strong key words and limit domains -- site:gov, or site:org, or information Databases
  • EVALUATE THE WEBSITE --
    who created it?, what was the purpose, when was it updated?
  • Keep track of your sources.
  • When taking notes, put quotation marks around quotations.
  • For more help, including an online outline maker, visit: http://www.crlsresearchguide.org/
  • If you Cite your sources, Use EASYBIB --it's easy. Create an account and you can open it anywhere.
     
      
     

    Rwanda. Security Council Meeting

    You can find other UN videos at webtv.un.org

     

    SURVEY OF SITE USEFULNESS








     

    South Africa

    CLICK HERE FOR SOUTH AFRICA FOR STUDENTS FROM THE BBC

    BREAK THE SILENCE UN HIV AFRICA (includes video)

    South Africa Overview (from BBC Includes: Country Overview, Facts, Leaders, Media and Timeline.)

     TB/HIV (great photo of Cape Town)

    Search like this if you want only results from organizations:

    ["south africa" apartheid site:org]   Quotation marks around "South Africa" tell Google that you want to see those words together, not separated.

    You can add a words such as "timeline"   or "video" to your search

    LINKS FOUND: 

    http://www.un.org/ --Apartheid timeline

    http://www.apartheidmuseum.org/  --Museum

    Flag of South Africa
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