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Upper Elementary: 5th

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5th graders can find Library resources for their research on this page

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States Research

A database is an organized, collection of information. Databases come in many forms and uses. The ones below contain factual articles useful for elementary student research.

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Mrs. Ellen Gittes

ellen.gittes@gcds.net

CIVIL WAR 1861-1865

Reference Resources: Encyclopedias

An encyclopedia is a book or digital collection of factual summaries (short articles) on many subjects listed in alphabetical order.  Below are links to online encyclopedias for elementary schools.

Databases for Civil War Research

database is an organized, collection of information. Databases come in many forms and uses. The ones below contain factual articles useful for elementary student research.

Databases of Biographies

eBooks: Civil War topics

eBooks, or electronic books, are books made available in digital form and viewable on electronic devices.

Primary Sources: Civil War

A primary source is a first-hand account or original source of information.

More Civil War Websites

Videos

Lincoln at Gettysburg