Web Search Skills

posted Feb 10, 2009, 8:41 AM by Rob Reynolds   [ updated Apr 14, 2009, 6:12 AM ]
Students, here are some links to helpful resources for your expository writing (writing about something).  Remember, if you get "lost" in the internet, just return here to get started again.


Some general information sites for writing biographies:

The Biography Maker - this site gives an excellent step-by-step guide to researching, organizing and writing a biography, along with some additional good links for information.

Citation Machine
- Use this site to help you cite your sources.  Select the type of source, fill in information, then copy and paste citation into your paper.

Timeline Creator - From this site you can easily create a timeline from the events you have collected.

Timeline Template for Word Document, see the attachment at the bottem of this page.

Type the name of the person you wish to research into this custom search.

Student Biography Research
Custom Search Engine
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Rob Reynolds,
Apr 14, 2009, 6:11 AM