Exploring the Internet Technology standard: #15 Utilize Internet information in a research project.
Identify favorite, developmentally appropriate search engines. Yahooligans.com Enchanted learning Discovery Kids National Geographic for Kids Bill Nye the Science Guy White House Kids 50 states Global School House
Together using whole class instruction research a topic. Second graders can take notes on the facts that they learn. They can use the facts to create a project such as a power point and word document. Butterflies Dinosaurs Space Once students are familiar with research engines they can independently research and develop their own projects.
Teachers have the following resources to help find the best Internet tools to use in the classroom. ALEX Digital Curriculum Marco Polo Alabama Virtual Library