Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   9  
  EALR:   5. SOCIAL STUDIES SKILLS The student understands and applies reasoning skills to conduct research, deliberate, form, and evaluate positions through the processes of reading, writing, and communicating.  
  Anchor Standard:   5.2 Uses inquiry-based research.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   5.2.1 Creates and uses research questions that are tied to an essential question to focus inquiry on an idea, issue, or event.  
 
 
Examples
-Develops research questions tied to an essential question to focus inquiry on the costs, benefits, and long-term significance of nationalism.
-Develops research questions tied to an essential question to focus inquiry on the causes of World War I.
Suggested Unit
  • World—Emergence and Development of New Nations (1900—present)