A lot of the time when researching we find information that may be connected, but not necessarily directely connected to our own community.
Zeana, found an excellent video on the rubbish in Mombasa. She has summarized what she heard and saw and wrote it into her X Book. This is what great looks like and is like.
Yesterday, we talked about being “research snobs.” Being very selective and only choosing the best information that will shift your thinking.
You tube is very powerful…. How can you find the best information?
Here some research skills that you will be using throughout the Exhibition.
Formulating questions: Making relevant questions that we can find out about
Observing: Being able to watch what is happening
Planning: Being able to find out necessary information. Organising the steps in order to do work
Collecting data: Finding and gathering all the information we need
Recording data: Taking notes, making charts to understand and remember our work
Organising data: To organize the data in place so we can read it and understand it easily
Interpreting data: Translating and making conclusions from organized data
Presenting research findings: Communicating and showing what you have been finding out