4th Grade

4th Grade

Big 6+ Inquiry Process:


Big 6+ Inquiry Process


1st-Task Definition/Questioning

*What topics do I find interesting for this project?

*What do I already think I know about this topic? 

*How does this connect with my life, what I’ve read or watched?

*What do I need to know for this project?

*What do I think would be interesting to know?

*What is the purpose of my research?

*What are the requirements for my final product?


**Use Inspiration to diagram your questions on your topic


2nd-3rd -Information Seeking & Location and Access

*What are all of the possible sources for finding this information?

*What search strategies can I use to find info?

*Who can help me access this information?

*What do I need to be able to access this information?

*How can I tell which sources are best for me to use?

*How do I make sure I am looking at the big picture?


**Use the CARS Source Evaluation Checklist -Click Here



Biographies US Presidents

USA4Kids Presidents

Fun Facts for Kids Presidents


National Geographic:  Lewis & Clark


Nebraska Social Studies-Notable Nebraskans

NebraskaAccess-Famous Nebraskans

Unicam Kids