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Kuhlthau, Carol C., Leslie K. Maniotes and
Ann K. Caspari. 2012. Guided Inquiry Design:
A Framework for Inquiry in Your School
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BCPS K-12 Research Grades 5-8 Research Guide Grades 5-8 Research Glossary

Guided Inquiry Process Evaluate Share Create Gather Open Explore Identify Immerse Evaluate Share Create Gather Explore Identify Immerse ShareShare Evaluate Share Create Gather Open Explore Identify Evaluate Share Create Gather Explore Identify Immerse open

Build background knowledge
Connect to content
Discover interesting ideas
Skills Making connections and predictions
In the Immerse phase we will predict answers to questions using background knowledge and new learning. IWe will also connect new learning to interests, curiosities, experiences, books, movies, etc.
Skill-builders & Tools

Making Predictions in Nonfiction Text PowerPoint

Making Connections organizer

BCPS The Reading Place- Making Connections

Inquiry Journal prompts

KWL Chart

KWHL Chart

KWL Creator (ReadWriteThink Student Interactive)
What would you like to do next?
Immerse