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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

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?