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WPHS Library: Research Process

Connect

What ideas/topics interest you? What are you CURIOUS about? How can you CONNECT with a topic?

Wonder

What QUESTIONS do you have? Which one is MOST COMPELLING? Is your Research Question too BROAD or too NARROW for the assignment?

Investigate

Where can you find RELIABLE information?  Does your research lead to any NEW questions?

Construct

What possible ANSWERS has your research produced? What are your own CONCLUSIONS?

Express

How will you PRESENT what you have learned?

Reflect

How is the research process going? What is working and what is not? How can you APPLY this information in your life?

Stripling Model of Inquiry

The Question Matrix

How do I evaluate information?

Reading a Text

How Search Works from Google