Almanacs, atlases, dictionaries, encyclopedias, magazines, thesauruses, Web sites, and more. Lessons on information resources and their special features are presented in this innovative series. In school and in life, students use information resources daily, so it is important that they understand how, when, and why to use them. Using Information Resources works to build students' confidence in using information resources independently and successfully. Lessons break down each resource and feature into manageable chunks. Students practice using the resource and apply what they have learned. Additional practice pages with dictionary skills help students understand a dictionary's essential parts. Activities can be integrated across the curriculum. Softcover. Includes 64 pages. For grade 3.