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1. Questions to Ask to help you think about your information and decide what is important

  • What is my question? What am I trying to find out?
  • Are the facts up to date and reliable?
  • Am I getting fact or opinion?
  • Are there any patterns in my facts?
  • What do I think about this information?
  • What does it mean to me/ my family/ my community/ history/ the environment.....?
  • Does it really matter? Why?
  • What is its importance?
  • My opinion is...

2. Graphic Organizer to Help You Decide

 
Topic/Question:_________________________________________________________________________
Important Ideas Supporting Facts
 

 

 

 

 

 
What patterns are there? What do you think they mean?

 

 

What do you think is important enough to share with others?