This Guide provides you with resources to help you through your research. Keep in mind:
Start by reading background information on your topic. A solid foundation is important when providing context in your movie.
Use resources that provide more specific and deep information such as books and databases to give you ideas for narrowing your topic. (Narrowing is the hardest part for students.)
Write down search terms to use when using databases and searching online: specific geographic locations, religious groups, leaders names, poiitical factions and movements, conflicts, problems encountered by citizens, for example.
Primary Sources are a powerful tool in telling a story (newspaper headlines, quotes, photographs)
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