ENG3U Digital Note Taking and Background Research – Mr. Go

2014-15

Using one of the short stories from “The Storyteller: Short Stories From Around the World” conduct online research about themes, concepts, topics, author, etc related to the story.

  1. Sign In using your TDSB username/password –> record the email address in your student agenda
  2. Make a Copy (File > Make a Copy) for yourself; give it a NEW title
  3. Access the document from home using aw.tdsb.on.ca (login with your student number (username) and password)

Part 1: Keywords and Background Information

Use the New York Public Library to gather keywords related to the themes, ideas and motifs of the short story you selected.

Use the following resources to gather background information about your topic:

Part 2: Related News and Current Events 

Use the following resources to gather current news items related to the themes of the story you selected:

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