5th Grade Resources
- Grolier (Online database). Use "Elementary School" tab. Click "SEARCH THE NEW BOOK OF KNOWLEDGE ONLY." Search by country.
- CultureGrams (Print, reference).
- Time for Kids (Online). Especially use for "Size" (look below) and "History Timeline" (look left).
- World Book Encyclopedia (Print, reference).
- The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy (Print, reference). Look up your country in the "World Geography" section. May include famous persons.
- Famous persons: What names keep showing up while you do your research? As you read, look under headings such as history, arts, cultural history, sports for specific names.