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Cornwall Terrace Elementary: 5th grade projects

Assignment #2

Choose from one of the following National Parks:

  1. Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

  2. Zion National Park

  3. Olympic National Park

  4. Grand Teton National Park

  5. Glacier National Park

  6. Theodore Roosevelt National Park

  • As a group come up with the Top 10 Reasons people should visit your park.

  • You must use World Book Online and a book (minimum) to find out information and Pixabay for photos.

  • Create a 5 minute presentation for the class but you may not use Google Slides or Powerpoint.

  • Note your sources because you will be creating a bibliography once we have a lesson on "How to Cite your sources."

Assignment #1

Choose from one of the following National Parks:

  1. Yosemite

  2. Rocky Mountain

  3. Death Valley

  4. Denali

  5. Hawaii Volcanoes

  6. Everglades

  • As a group come up with 3 or more different questions per person that you would like to find the answers for but also would make someone want to visit your park.

  • Use World Book Online and books first to try to find out the answers to your questions.

  • Combine the information that you found out to make a 5 minute presentation for the class.

  • Give credit to your sources.

Example Questions to gather information about

  1. Where is the location of the Park?

  2. Is this a Park that someone can camp and/or hike at? Tent/Camper?

  3. Is there an entrance fee to the Park?

  4. Is there a place to get food and drinks and other supplies at the Park?

  5. Is there a good time of year to visit or a bad time to avoid visiting?

Bibliography Collection Information

Citations/Bibliography

Research Topic ___________________________

Books

__________________ , ________________ . ________________________________,        _________.

Author’s last name      Author’s first name    Title of Book * underline if writing on paper Copyright * italicize if typing Date 

.***********If a book has more than one author, just use the one listed first!*********

On-line Encyclopedias

____________________________ , ____________________________ ,

“Title of article”                              Name of encyclopedia (in quotation marks) (underline it!)

URL (website address) http://_____________________________________________.

URL (website address) Websites

________________________________ , http://_____________________________________.

"Title of website"                                  URL (website address)

Our Denali Projects

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Our Hawaii Volcanoes Projects

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Our Everglades Projects

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Our Yosemite Projects

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Our Rocky Mountains Projects

... the highest mountain peak ...Map of Rocky Mountain National Park

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Our Death Valley Projects

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