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 . Flushing High School Library has the books listed in the catalog. Other BOOKS about can be found at the Queens Public Library.
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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.
“Child Support Services.” NYC Child Support Services, www1.nyc.gov/site/hra/help/child-support-services.page.
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New York State. Department of Motor Vehicles Internet Office: Driver’s Manual and Study Guide. 2017. Web. 2017-2018.
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Food Bank For New York City. 2017. Web. 2017-2018.
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The City of New York. Volunteer Service. 2017. Web. 2017-2018.
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Peace Corps. n.d. Web. 2017-2018.
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New York State. Office of Victim Services. n.d. Web. 2017-2018.
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National Black Police Association. "What To Do When Stopped By The Police." PDF. 2015. Web. 2017-2018.
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LIBRARY RESEARCH TASK #4
Publish your topic research findings (based on teacher instructions for options below):
Microsoft Office Word 2007:
Argument, Informative, or
Narrative or Term Paper
Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007:
Microsoft Office Publisher 2007:
Poster, Pamphlet, or Brochure
Newsletter or Timeline
3-5 minute Documentary Short Film