SESSION 1 | Grades K-12 / ELL | Handout
Redefine research experiences
Integrate frequent research experiences
Honor the process over the product.
Execute research in groups, with partners, or individually.
Seek an answer to a question—through research
Build knowledge about a topic
Establish a general understanding of a new unit or topic—through research.
Provide students a means of collecting fast facts.
Challenge partners to collect 10 facts about a new concept in 10 minutes. (Use this graphic to announce the task.)
Deepen understanding further—through research.
Question “facts” and bust myths—through research.
Keep track of which sources provided what information.
Expertise does not come from reading one text.