I re-read parts of the texts and
think about the meaning of the
details and what they tell me about
my question. Then I compare the
details and explain the connections
I see among them.
What I think about the details and how I connect them:
I select words or phrases from my
search that I think are the most
important for answering my
question. I write the reference next
to each detail.
My details (and references):
SEARCHING FOR DETAILS
I read the sources closely and mark words and phrases that help me answer my question.
MAKING A CLAIM
I state a conclusion I have come to
and can support with evidence from
the texts after reading them closely.
My claim that answers my inquiry question:
FORMING EVIDENCE-BASED CLAIMS