Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   11  
  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.  
  Component:   5.2 Uses inquiry-based research.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   5.2.1 Evaluates and revises research questions to refine inquiry on an issue or event.  
 
 
Examples
-After completing initial research on the role of the Supreme Court during the Civil Rights Movement, critiques and revises a research question on the importance of the judicial branch.
-After completing initial research on the Bay of Pigs Invasion, critiques and revises a research question on the power of the United States in Latin America.
Suggested Unit
  • U.S.—Movements and Issues at Home (1945—1991)