Thursday, February 10, 2011

Traditional Foods from Latin American Countries

Culture Grams  (Click on World Edition)

A dish from each country

Wikipedia (Look for separate entry for your country.)  Yes, this is one of those times when Wikipedia is a decent resource.  Remember that Wikipedia is good for some assignments, and not for others! has some good stuff, if you look up individual countries.

Dominican Republic

IF you have your public library card, you can type in the number to access this $$$$$ database:
Latino Experience datatbase

Monday, February 7, 2011

The Great Depression & The New Deal

Search for books in Destiny, our online library catalogue, or check the books on the table next to the computers.

Go to the LAUSD Digital Library.
From there, search the following databases:
  • Facts on File 
  • Britannica Online (Encyclopedia)
  • Worldbook Encyclopedia
  • Salem Press -- History
New Deal Network

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Online Resources:
Search in Destiny, our online catalogue, or look on the table behind the computers!