SEARCHING FOR YOUR SCIENTIST

 

There are three yellow boxes below. Each box is a link to an Internet site which has biographical information. You should find a t least two articles about your scientist.

 

Your goal for this lesson is to navigate to the three sites and print or save the information. You are not expected to read the article thoroughly nor will you take notes.

To return from the biography site to this page, use the "Back" button on the browser.

 

If you are not able to print in your classroom, get out your floppy disk. Write your name on the disk.

Label the disk "biography research".

Write the date.

Place your floppy disk into the A: drive. You will save your research "pages" to a disk.

  1. Determine the first letter of your scientist's name.

  2. Go the the first index box below. Click on the appropriate letter in the first box.

  3. When the information about your scientist is loaded on the screen, go to the menu bar of your browser.

  4. Click on file/save as.

  5. You will be asked to select where you want the file saved.

  6. Select A: .Name your file.

  7. Then click on save.

  1. Complete the search with the indexes in the other two boxes.

  2. Remove your disk from the A drive and take care of it.

  3. If you still have time in this period, leave the disk in the drive and proceed to the next lesson by clicking on the blinking light at the bottom of the page.

 

Alphabetical Index # 1

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z

Alphabetical Index # 2

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z

Alphabetical Index # 3
A B C D E F G H IJ K L
M N O PQ R S T UV W XYZ
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These pages authored and maintained by Marcella Dawson. Revised 06/24/99. Copyright 1995 CRPC GirlTECH. All rights reserved. . Email your comments. These pages were developed through GirlTECH '96, a teacher training and student technology council program sponsored by the Center for Research on Parallel Computation (CRPC), a National Science Foundation Science and Technology Center.