This resource is a Science student activity that utilizes Utah's Online Library resources - specifically, World Book Encyclopedia, Gale's Kids InfoBits, and InfoTrac Junior Edition - to help students learn about Utah animals.
About Utah's Online Library
Utah's Online Library provides Utah educators and students free access to high-quality reference collections such as EBSCO, Gale Reference Collection, World Book, eMedia, and LearningExpress Library.
This activity was designed to help educators utilize this amazing resource in their classrooms.
Note: Utah educators and students visiting Utah's Online Library from a school computer should be automatically authenticated. When at home, students must use the home access login that their teacher or school media specialist can provide. Utah educators can use either their my.uen login or the home access login.
Essential Question: Why do animals live where they do?
How are Utah’s elusive mountain goats adapted to living in the Wasatch Mountains? Students can locate animal adaptation information in Utah's Online Library's World Book Encyclopedia and also in the Gale databases Kids InfoBits and InfoTrac Junior Edition.