FLUSHING HIGH SCHOOL LIBRRY EBOOKS
Books (Research Topic)
ELA Standards: Reading Informational Text
Integration of Knowledge & Ideas
Integrate and evaluate multiple sources of information presented in different media or formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively) as well as in words in order to address a question or solve a problem.
BOOKS are far superior to articles because they often have more images and text. Books should be the first stop in every research plan.
All the BOOKS below contain fantastic photographs that capture career occupations. Flushing High School Library has the books listed in the catalog. Other BOOKS about careers can be found at the Queens Public Library.
Bureau of Labor Occupational Handbook (#1)
ELA Standards: Writing—Research to Build and Present Knowledge
Gather relevant information from multiple authoritative print and digital sources, using advanced searches effectively; assess the usefulness of each source in answering the research question; integrate information into the text selectively to maintain the flow of ideas, avoiding plagiarism and following a standard format for citation.
Bureau of Labor Statistics. Occupational Outlook Handbook: A-Z Index. United States Department of Labor. 2017.
Bureau of Labor Statistics for Students #2
Bureau of Labor Statistics. Exploring Career Information. 2017.
Career One Stop: Pathways to Career Success (#3)
United States Department of Labor. Career OneStop: Pathways to Career Success. 2017.
College Board #4
The College Board. 2014. Web. 2015-2016.
Gale Cengage Learning Databases (NOVELNY)
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FLUSHING HIGH SCHOOL LIBRARY CALENDAR
ELA Standards: Writing
Production and Distribution of Writing
Use technology, including the Internet, to produce, publish, and update individual or shared writing products, taking advantage of technology’s capacity to link to other information and to display information flexibly and dynamically.
CLICK ON: KIDS GOV JOB LIST A-Z link below: Complete TASK 1-6.
Read 1 Book or Chapter Selections from a BOOK in the LibGuide.
Record 5 facts and 5 responses to each fact on the Fact/Feel Journal Organizer.