Egypt Research Project

Egypt Research Project

These resources will help you identify information related to your Ancient Egyptian Research Project.
Click here to access the Ancient Egypt project directions and timeline.

Key Resources at a Glance:

Britannica School Edition Search Level-Appropriate Reference Articles, Journals and Magazines, the Web's Best Sites, Multimedia, and Curriculum Content.
Discovery Education   offers a breadth and depth of digital media content to give every student the chance to experience fascinating people, places, and events. Use this database to explore video, images, audio content along with other various media to understand content in an engaging way. 
 FactCite provides an array of textual information as well as images and maps updated daily.
Marshall Cavendish Marshall Cavendish Digital  eBook versions of our popular print reference books. Great for Ancient and Medieval social studies, American history, science, endangered species, inventors and inventions, diseases, drugs, and more.
SIRS Discoverer logo

SIRS Discoverer is a general reference database for children grades 1-9 with full-text articles and images. Features include activities such as science experiments, craft projects, writing activities, biographies of every U.S. President and other notable people, fiction articles, and country facts. Discoverer WebFind is a database of carefully chosen Internet resources on almost any subject appropriate for researchers in grades. Online tutorial available.

SIRS Knowledge logo

SIRS Knowledge Source is a collection of 6 databases for students in grade 6-12. Full-text articles, graphics, photographs, government documents, primary sources, ebooks, and previewed websites.

Student Research Center  provides a wide array of up-to-date information on a variety of topics that are engaging to students. Multiple formats such as rich based text, magazines, images, and charts.
 The Classic Pac Catalog will help you in your search for a print resource in the WMS Media Center.


Citation Generators


 Presentation Tools
Discovery Education's   Board Builder is a great presentation tool to use in order to convey information to others in a visually appealing way. You can use text, upload images, video and other content.
Thinglink is a platform that allows the user to create interactive images that inspire a creative learning experience.

Multimedia Resources That Are Responsible Choices (don't forget to cite) 
Britannica Image Quest Britannica Image Quest  provides an abundance of images that can be used for a presentation from the creators of Britannica Encyclopedia.

 Discovery Education   features and abundance of images and video to be used to enhance a presentation or project. 

Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of free legal tools with attribution.

Creative Commons flickr: Search for images and other media.


Creative Commons Search for sharing, using and remixing media.

Creative Commons: Legal Music for Videos: Music released under Creative Common attribution.



Visit the FCPS TRT Free Multimedia Page for more great links to image and audio sources.