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Apply scientific principles to designing a water filter for developing countries

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5 water purification designs for developing countries

Online encyclopaedias

Online encyclopaedias are great for short, concise and correct information. Search by your general topic e.g. water treatment. Access and specific sign on details are available on the Hale portal - Encyclopaedia page

  • Variety of reading levels
  • Quality resources including text, images, videos and ‘Web’s Best Sites’
  • Read aloud facility
  • Size your font up or down
  • Ready-made citation

  • Easy-to-understand articles
  • Built-in research tool
  • Text-to-speech tool can read aloud

Suggested search keywords:

  • World Book - Solution
  • World Book - Water
  • Britannica - Solvent
  • Access Science - Water treatment

Access and specific sign on details are available on the Hale portal - Encyclopaedia page



Reference Generator

It is important to provide evidence of using a variety of reliable resources. Use the online Reference Generator available through the Portal to create your citations. Make sure you alphabetically sort them afterwards.

A sample bibliography for 3 resources suggested on this page would look like:

Busch, MA 2017, 'Solution' , World Book Student, World Book, Chicago, viewed 13 November 2017,

GOODTECH - Creativity and Science 2017, How to make a Solar Water Filter at home, 5 January, accessed 13 November 2017, <>.

Spilsbury, L & Spilsbury, R 2007, Water, Raintree, Oxford.