Research is a process that involves:
While doing research, you will explore resources to learn more about a topic. You may be exposed to new information. This will help to clarify what you need to research.
Research follows some fundamental steps but is not a linear process:
Research includes gathering information that you report on. At other times, you analyze the information to create your own unique perspective.
Throughout your life, you will do research in order to make informed choices. The more research you do, the more comfortable you will be and your research skills will improve.
Use this worksheet to guide you through the research process.