Grades 6-8 at Korea International School
Last Updated: Dec 4, 2017
The Modern Language Association (MLA) format for research papers is a standard you should all get to know. Please consult the PDF sample below to get a sense of how to format your essays.
Take advantage of these databases for reliable, accessible, and updated research. Username is kis; the default password is welcome.
Broad, multi-subject database of journals, newspapers, biographies, primary source documents, country reports, photos, maps, and much more.
- ABC-CLIO History Database
World Geography, World History (Ancient through Modern), and American History databases. Factual/historical entries, journal articles, images, and primary source documents abound.
BrainPop presents the entire range of subjects in animated lessons. Brief, fun, and informative lessons are great resources for both students and teachers alike. Username is kisbrain; password is kb5266.
- World Book Advanced Encyclopedia
Online encyclopedia, updated weekly. Ideal for cursory or exploratory research.
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Focused on controversial topics, the entire range of resources are available. Authoritative magazines, newspapers, academic journals, opinion pieces, websites, statistics, audio, video, transcripts, and photos provide you with all you need and more. The password is welcome.
- Global Issues in Context
Global Issues in Context ties together sources to present a rich analysis of issues - social, political, military, economic, environmental, science related, health related, cultural - and headlines in world hot spots. Password is welcome.