JDA CROSS-CULTURAL PROJECT 2011-2015

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

DATABASES

1.  Culture Grams
2. GALE Databases
3. 
CountryReports.org

4. Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures, 2012

5. World Book Online

Direct Links to GALE Database articles

1.   Armenians
2.  Cambodian (Khmer)
3.  Chinese
4.  Cuban
5.  Filipinos
6.  Hawaiian – Polynesians
7.  Hmong
8.  Japanese
9 .  Laotian
10. Mexicans
11. Puerto Ricans
12. Punjabi
12a. Pakistanis
13. Russians
14. Thai

15. Culture Page in Student Resource Center Junior (GALE)

 

e-book version of The Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures and Nations (Click on the icons below)

 

Countries and their Cultures

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
Wikipedia also offers students another broad online reference work.

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Books — Reference

  1. The World Book Encyclopedia (22 vols.) REF 030 WOR
  2. People and Places (6 vols.) REF 300.03 PEO
  3. The Newest Americans (5 vols.) REF 304.8 NEW
  4. The Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures (9 vols.) REF 306.03 JUN

Books — General

Social Science

  • 305.XXX — This call number contains several books on the social life of many of the cultures listed.
  • 641.XXX – Cookbooks, Cookbooks, Cookbooks.
  • 900 section covers the history and people of many of the cultures. Some helpful Dewey numbers include: 915.XXX, 959.XXX, 973.XXX, 974.XXX, 996.XXX

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JDA Cross-cultural pathfinder 2011

LOOKING UP BOOKS AT TERRONEZ BEGINS HERE

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Click here or on the picture to access the Terronez Library Catalog (Online Public Access Catalog — OPAC)

Click on the image to go to the online catalog

Click on the image to go to the online catalog

U-HAUL MATH ASSIGNMENT

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

1. Go to U-Haul http://www.uhaul.com/

2. Type in 93702 for the “Pick Up Location” — It is the zip code for the U-Haul on Ventura / Kings Canyon.

3.  Check to the see the rate and the per mile charge for the best truck for the assignment.

http://www.uhaul.com/

Student Grades and Online Storage Portal

Monday, October 28th, 2013

Students can access Office 365 hosted webmail and cloud storage by accessing their  new student portals at http://go.fresnou.org/students – there, students will be able to use Word, PowerPoint, Excel and other Microsoft Office applications online. 

Students can store their work online and access it later by using any computer with Internet access.

CALIFORNIA REALITY CHECK

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

http://www.californiarealitycheck.com/

FROG DISSECTION

Monday, May 21st, 2012

http://www.froguts.com/demo/

 

 

 

 

Other Frog Dissection

WIKIPEDIA — HOW IT IS PUT TOGETHER

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Wikipedia is explained by Common Craft — watch the video here


TERRONEZ BAND AT FRESNO STATE FESTIVAL 3-23-12

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Check out our wonderful Terronez Band at the Fresno State Band Festival.  They were marvelous Click Here.

Protected: 7th Grade History Biographies

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

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CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM & SKELETAL SYSTEM

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Circulatory System — Gale, Science in Context

Circulatory System — teenhealthandwellness

Skeletal System — Gale, Science in Context 

Skeletal System — teenhealthandwellness