By the end of grade four, students will:
F.4.1 Conduct research and inquiry on self-selected or assigned topics, issues, or problems and use an appropriate form to communicate their findings.
- Propose research by formulating initial questions, narrowing the focus of a topic, identifying prior knowledge, and developing a basic plan for gathering information
- Conduct research by identifying, locating, exploring, and effectively using multiple sources of information appropriate to the inquiry, including print, nonprint, and electronic sources
- Recognize, record, organize, and acknowledge information pertinent to a project, accurately blending discoveries into answers
- Present the results of inquiry, reporting and commenting on the substance and process of learning, orally and in writing, using appropriate visual aids