GT Notes - Independent Research

I'M DONE, NOW WHAT?

Independent Study Student Pages

The Google Doc links can be used to guide students through independent study projects. They can also be used for ongoing projects based on student interest or specifically assigned research. Young students will need some guidance - maybe a volunteer? There are two versions - primary and intermediate. Click below for the Google Doc versions:

PRIMARY INDEPENDENT STUDY STUDENT PAGES

INTERMEDIATE INDEPENDENT STUDY STUDENT PAGES


Here is a fun website to get kids thinking about questions.

Library of Congress Everyday Mysteries

Using the News for Research

Headed to the computer lab? Are students finished with their work? They can use these websites to browse for research ideas or just complete the news response sheets Reporting the News Intermediate, Reporting the News Primary. Each website contains engaging, current news articles written just for kids. Many of the sites provide articles written at multiple Lexile levels.

Also - this was sent previously, but here is a NON-FICTION READING RESPONSE MENU for older students.

Check out These Free Online Interactive Graphic Organizers

http://my.hrw.com/nsmedia/intgos/html/igo.htm


Each graphic organizer includes easy to follow teaching notes.