The Encylopedia Britannica website has thousands of entries on famous people, places, and ideas.
You might be familiar with Encyclopedia Britannica, one of the oldest resources for information in the world. Their website, Britannica.com, is an online repository of encyclopedia information — and much of it is accessible for free.
While watching the above video, I discovered how to search through their website for different articles. I also learned how to share articles, print articles, and create citations.
Interested in more encyclopedia resources? Take a look at this article, Where to Find Encyclopedia Style Entries, where we explore a different web resource with free articles for educators.
About Our “Encyclopedia Style Entries” Presenter
Monica Burns is an Education Consultant, EdTech Blogger, and Apple Distinguished Educator. Monica works with teachers to make technology integration exciting and accessible at all grade levels. She has conducted well over 50 unique training sessions for SimpleK12, click here to take a look at more videos from Monica.
About the Author
Kimber Thompson is a Lead Moderator for SimpleK12 webinars and a Contributing Editor for SimpleK12.com. She writes frequently about education topics and is passionate about tools and techniques that inspire young learners. You may reach her with ideas and comments at firstname.lastname@example.org.