There are many different approaches to research and many models are used to conduct a research process.
Although not always completely linear, the following six steps have been designed to support student research in the i21 classroom. The steps outline an effective process for finding information for a research paper or final product and documenting the sources used.
2. Select an issue or topic for research
a theory about the information - a working thesis
information to support or redefine your thesis
your product - draft, revise, edit, publish, and evaluate