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Getting Started; Working Session

Download the worksheet below and work on during your Tues/Wed working session.  You will start as a team to determine who will work on the different parts of your topic, then individual work to bring back to your group. 

Recommended databases to start with to find scientific information about your topic:

Tuesday's Class Session

Access the Google Spreadsheet assigned to your table number below.  Work on filling this out with one of your reliable sources and 2 scientific articles that support or refute the statements made in the reliable source you found about your topic.  

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Group 2

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Group 4

Group 5

Group 6

Group 7

Group 8

Group 9

Group 10

Make sure to cite the source information following the Journal of Animal Science citation style (examples on the 3rd tab). 

More databases available at: 

Wednesday's Class Session

Access the Google Spreadsheet assigned to your table number below.  Work on filling this out with one of your reliable sources and 2 scientific articles that support or refute the statements made in the reliable source you found about your topic.  

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Group 5

Group 6

Group 7

Group 8

Group 9

Group 10

Make sure to cite the source information following the Journal of Animal Science citation style (examples on the 3rd tab). 

You can also start with a very general database to help find information about your topic: