Author:
Janie Kantner
Subject:
Critical Thinking, Information, Media and Technological Literacy, Reading Informational Text, Speaking and Listening, Writing, History, Information and Communications Technology
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Level:
Lower Primary
Grade:
2
Tags:
Research
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
Language:
English
Media Formats:
Audio, Downloadable docs, Text/HTML, Video

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ASK! ACT! ACHIEVE! An Introduction to Research for Second Grade

ASK! ACT! ACHIEVE! An Introduction to Research for Second Grade

Overview

This lesson is an introduction to the research process using  the Ask. Act. Achieve. process

 

What is Research?

Instructor asks what the work "research" mean?

Students do a "pair/share" with each other and talk about about the following questions:

  • What does the word "research" mean
  • What does a research do?  why?
  • Have you ever done research? why?

The research process

Instructor shares slide presentation "What is research?" attached

Use the INFOhio Ask, Act, Achieve model to help your 2nd graders learn about the research step.  To review the model go to https://go.infohio.org/

Students brainstorm:

  • Questions 
  • Places to find answers to their questions
  • Ways to share answers