What is your opinion on your chosen topic from your chosen textbook reading? What other opinions might one have on this topic?
In pairs, share your free write. With your partner, provide a different perspective that others might have for their chosen topic.
1. Start with answering the who, what, where, when of your topic to identify the factual information.
2. Use the factual information to answer the why and how of your topic.
3. Use the why/how, which are viewpoints, to develop an initial research question.
Answer the following questions:
For the Why/How section of the worksheet, think of possible answers for the why/how of your topic.