FOOD CULTUREResearch PathfinderNutritional Living & WellnessMrs. O'Connorfrom Google Arts & Culture, Come Chop Bellefull: A Taste of Nigeria
Tutorials & How-To Sheets: these videos and how-to sheets will help you with many of your research tasksYou can also click the links below for specific how-to sheets:
- How Do I Create & Use Notecards in NoodleTools?
- How To Cite a Webpage
- How to Cite an Article from Gale eBooks
MINIMUM REQUIRED SOURCES FOR EACH GROUP:Each member of the group must find, cite and take notes from at least one source.Each group must have at least the following:
2 subscription database articles
CITATIONS: Set Up, Collaborate, Share!!!
Choose 1 member of your group to create your NoodleTools project and share the project with the other group members.Click here for > NoodleTools
- Create a new project on NoodleTools -
- Share your NoodleTools group project to the Project Inbox on NoodleTools.
FIND YOUR SOURCES - follow the research path!1) BOOKSBooks on your topic have been placed in your classroom. The books will be shared by all classes and will remain in school.2) SUBSCRIPTION DATABASESHOW TO log in to the RD Databases from home use the following:Username: riverdellPassword: hawksTo Log In From Home >>> to use the databases from home, log in to SchoolWires to see the database logins here
Click on the cover images for the Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Food and Recipes of the World and the Gale Encyclopedia of Food and Culture or the search in the GVRL search box:SUGGESTED SEARCH TERM:<name of your country> cuisineJunior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods & Recipes of the WorldClick here for direction on How To Cite Gale eBooks
- Gale eBooks <<<click
3) WEBSITESIMPORTANT:DO NOT USEDo not use the following websites in your research - they have inappropriately used copyrighted work belonging to others in order to sell advertising on their sites. We are careful to use trustworthy sites with original work:
Try the specialty search engines USA.gov and SweetSearch by clicking hereIf you search with Google, be smart about it!Try search terms like these:Mexico food history site:orgorEgypt cuisine site:eduTry the search terms '<name of your country> cuisine' or '<country name> food history, like this:Turkish cuisineorArgentina food historyorChinese foodHere is a list of reliable websites:
- X Countries and their Cultures X
- X Food by Country X
- X New World Encyclopedia X
For HUMAN RIGHTS issues in your country, go to Amnesty International, a prominent international human rights research and action organization:ALL COUNTRIES:ARGENTINA:try thisor thisAUSTRALIA:BRAZIL:CHINA:Asia Society: Food in Chinese Culture -http://asiasociety.org/blog/asia/food-chinese-cultureEGYPT:ETHIOPIA:Our Africa/Ethiopia - http://www.our-africa.org/ethiopia/food-daily-lifeDOMINICAN REPUBLICFINLAND:FRANCE:ICELAND:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) article In Iceland, Food is a Challenge, Not a Meal -http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20180117-in-iceland-food-is-a-challenge-not-a-mealVogue Magazine article 7 Dishes You Have to Eat in Iceland - https://www.vogue.com/article/what-to-eat-in-iceland-local-foodExtreme Iceland (website) page Iceland Bucket List: Food - https://www.extremeiceland.is/en/blog/3185-iceland-bucket-list-food-to-eatINDIA:IRELAND:ITALY:ISRAEL:Jewish Virtual Library: Jewish Foods - http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jewish-foodsJAPAN:MEXICO:MONGOLIA:NEW ZEALAND:NIGERIA:RUSSIA:SPAIN:SWEDEN:The Social Kitchen - Swedish Institute (See links at the bottom of this page for more of Swedish food culture and food and national holidays)SWITZERLAND:Swiss Confederation/Discover Switzerland - https://www.eda.admin.ch/aboutswitzerland/en/home/gesellschaft/schweizer-kueche.htmlTHAILAND:TURKEY:Turkish Cultural Foundation: Turkish Cuisine - http://turkish-cuisine.org/