ERIC Number: ED420596
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997-Apr
The Internet and You.
Art to Zoo: Teaching with the Power of Objects, Mar-Apr 1997
This issue of "Art to Zoo" examines the "mysteries" surrounding the Internet and offers simple "pointers" on how to access the Smithsonian's teaching materials. Many of the materials are available online. Articles include: (1) "What is the Internet?"; (2) "Connecting to the Internet"; (3) "Internet Shopping List"; (4) "Internet Terms"; (5) "A Brief History of the Internet"; (6) "The World Wide Web"; (7) "How Do I Use 'Art to Zoo' on the World Wide Web?"; (8) "Using the Adobe Acrobat Reader"; (9) "What Does the Smithsonian Web Site Have for Educators?"; (10) "What Else Can I Find on the Smithsonian Web Site?"; and (11) "Resources." (EH)
Descriptors: Computer Networks, Educational Facilities, Elementary Education, Information Networks, Information Sources, Instructional Materials, Internet, Museums, Online Systems, Resource Centers, Social Studies
Smithsonian Office of Education, Arts and Industries Building, 1163/MRC 402, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 25060, telephone: 202-357-2425.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Office of Education.