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Help With Skills

Using the Internet for Research
  • Web Site Evaluation Form
    A set of questions that can help you evaluate the usefulness and reliability of a Web site.


  • On Plagiarism
    The Internet makes it easy to find good ideas. This information can help make sure you understand what plagiarism is and why you must avoid it.


  • Search Engines
    Need to look beyond the Changing Your World Web site? This is a link to a variety of search engines.

Map Making

Statistics and Graphing

  • Statistics: Power from Data
    "How-to" information, examples, and activities on topics such as gathering and presenting data, graph types, and analysis. You can use the Create Your Own Graph feature to experiment with displaying data in different types of graphs.