POSSIBLE TOPICS

Economics of Golf
Etiquette
Evolution of Golf Equipment
Factoids
Famous Golfers
Golf and Fitness
Golf Careers
Golf courses in the US and around the world
Golf & Culture – Socioeconomic, privilege and opportunities
Golf Fashion
Golf Gimmicks – training tools
Golf History
Golf Promotion/business/sponsors
Golf Technique
Golf Turf – types of grass, landscaping, course construction
Health Issues
Physics
Technology
Tournaments – Awards, History
Women and Minorities
*Your idea – ask teacher for approval

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
1) Search for information

Find 3 or more reliable sources about your topic. You are required to use at least 1 book, 1 database or eBook article, and 1 website.

Take notes as you go–and be sure to check the reliability of your sources using these SCRAP Test questions.

See LIBRARY RESOURCES below for more information about sources.


2) Submit SCRAP Test (for your website)

Show that you have evaluated the website (NOT DATABASE) you use by completing this SCRAP TEST FORM. Please work on the SCRAP Test as a group; one submission per group.

Helpful references to prepare for submitting your SCRAP Test form:
          Questions to help you evaluate any source
          Example of a completed quality SCRAP Test form


3) Create your poster or presentation

Be consice.

Take notes in your own words; do not copy directly into your project.

If printing images, consolidate them onto 1-3 pages (to save paper).

  • LIBRARY RESOURCES
  • GRADING RUBRIC

ELECTRONIC LIBRARY RESOURCES

Databases
         General Reference Center (GALE)
         Biography in Context (GALE)
         Health and Wellness (GALE)
         Science in Context (GALE)
         World History in Context (GALE)

eBooks
         e-Reference Books with info on GOLF


WEBSITES

Once you have found a website that you think is worthwhile, put it to the test:

Submit this SCRAP TEST FORM to provide evidence showing the reliability of the website (NOT DATABASE) you used. DO NOT evaluate a library database with this form.

          Helpful references to prepare for submitting your SCRAP Test form:
                    Questions to help you evaluate any source
                    Example of a completed quality SCRAP Test form


BOOKS

Books for this project are on a cart. If you can’t find what you need, please check with Ms. King or Ms. Myers.