Extreme Environments

Extreme Environments

Try these sources of information while doing your research.

 

World Book Encyclopedia Kidhttp://www.worldbookonline.com/kids/Home
(User name: waf34 Password: pass34)
Remember to look at the column on the left in each article
and the list at the bottom of each article for related ideas.

 

World Book Encyclopedia Studenthttp://www.worldbookonline.com/student
(User name: waf34 Password: pass34)
Remember to look at the yellow column on the left to see
the outline of an article.

 

WAFMS Libraryhttp://library.sd34.bc.ca
(Library Name: WA Fraser Library
You may access the library as a guest.)

 

Deserts
1. Look up this key word in World Book Encyclopedia Kid: desert. Then watch for the list of other articles to look up at the bottom.

2. Look up this key word in World Book Encyclopedia Student: desert. Then watch for names of individual deserts which you can look up, as well.

3. Look up these key words on the library catalogue for books: deserts; sahara desert, extreme environments.

Jungles
1. Look up these key words in World Book Encyclopedia Kid: jungle; rain forest. Then watch for the list of other articles to look up at the bottom of each of these articles.

2. Look up these key words in World Book Encyclopedia Student: jungle; rain forest. Then, watch for names of plants and animals in the article so you can look up those words, as well.

3. Look up these key words on the library catalogue for books: rain forests; extreme environments.

Oceans
1. Look up these key words in World Book Encyclopedia Kid: ocean; diving suit. Then watch for the list of other articles to look up at the bottom of each of these articles.

2. Look up these key words in World Book Encyclopedia Student: ocean; deep sea; diving, underwater. Then watch for names of individual oceans and individual plants and animals which you can look up, as well.

3. Look up these key words on the library catalogue for books: ocean; cousteau, jacques; extreme environments.

Polar Regions
1. Look up these key words in World Book Encyclopedia Kid: arctic; antarctica. Then watch for the list of other articles to look up at the bottom of each of these articles.

2. Look up these key words in World Book Encyclopedia Student: arctic; antarctica.
Then watch for names of people which you can look up, as well.

3. Look up these key words on the library catalogue for books: polar regions; arctic regions; antarctica, extreme environments.

Space
1. Look up these key words in World Book Encyclopedia Kid: space exploration; astronaut. Then watch for the list of other articles to look up at the bottom of each of these articles.

2. Look up these key words in World Book Encyclopedia Student: space exploration; international space station; astronauts; aerospace medicine.

3. Look up these key words on the library catalogue for books: space colonies; space environment; space exploration; space flight; space stations; space vehicles, extreme environments.

For more information on extreme environments, go to http://www.astrobiology.com/extreme.

For novels about extreme environments, go to Extreme Novels.

 Please note that neither Ms. Rosen nor School District #34 necessarily endorses or verifies the opinions and facts presented on these websites.

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