Reflection: Student Ownership Focus on Information Needed - Section 2: Pratice Skills


The FINDS worksheet was very helpful to students.  Our school district's Literacy Department created this organizer tool and it really helped students organize their thoughts similar to traditional graphic organizers.  As evident on the FINDS Student Sample, students are learning to fill out this form to FOCUS on target areas for their research and to support their claims.

  Student Ownership: FINDS worksheet
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Focus on Information Needed

Unit 11: FINDS Research
Lesson 1 of 8

Objective: SWBAT conduct short research projects based on focused questions.

Big Idea: How can students focus on a topic with greater depth and understanding?

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