Open Keep your mind open  as you immerse into your project

 Build background knowledge
 Explore  Explore interesting ideas
 Identify  Identify your research topic and formulate your research questions.
 Gather  Use your research questions to gather your notes from a variety of sources. Don't forget to cite your sources!
 Create  After you have become an expert on your topic, you are ready to create the presentation assigned by your teacher to communicate the knowledge you learned to others
 Share  Share your new knowledge with your classmates and learn about their new knowledge.
 Evaluate  Evaluate whether you have met your learning goals, determine what worked and did not work for you in the research process, and decide what changes you can make when using the research process again.