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

Invitation to inquiry
Open minds
Stimulate curiosity
Skills Connecting to prior knowledge
Each of us come to the open stage with background knowledge and personal experiences. We can learn from each other’s expertise and experiences. Remain open and respect ideas from classmates in order to build a trusting and sharing environment.
Skill-builders & Tools

Personal interests
Beyond Questioning

KWL Chart

KWHL Chart

KWL Creator - ReadWriteThink Student Interactive

SIRS iThink Tutor- Picking a Topic/Purpose, Audience


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