Use organizational features of electronic text (bulletin boards, search engines, databases) to locate information
Research and Reasoning
- Gather information from a variety of sources; analyze and evaluate the quality and relevance of the source; and use it to answer complex questions
Answering a research question logically begins with obtaining and analyzing information from a variety of sources
Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, using search terms effectively; assess the credibility and accuracy of each source; and quote or paraphrase the data and conclusions of others while avoiding plagiarism and following a standard format for citation.