Social Studies- 9th Grade- Academy- Mrs. Emmerson

Learning Targets (October 10, 2019)

Social Studies- 9th Grade- Collaborative: Emmerson and Lee

Brainstorming Inquiry Questions Template

Copy of Copy of The Right Questions

October 28, 2019


  1. Testing Environment and Atmosphere
  2. Test Purpose/History
  3. Test Cost/Finance/Administration
  4. How Data Is Used By:
      • Government
      • High Schools
      • Students

Research Questions

  1. Why are there such strict rules around standardized testing? (Lens #1)
  2. Who came up with standardized tests? (Lens #2)
  3. Where does the money come from to pay for the test? (Who pays for it?) (Lens #3)
  4. How is the data used by government, colleges, high schools, and students? (Lens #4)

October 29, 2019

I can:

    1. use the C. R. A. A. P. Test to find reliable Internet sources.
    2. take notes from my reliable Internet source using the note taking organizer.
    3. cite my Internet source.

C. R. A. A. P. Test

How Do I Evaluate a Website?

    • Use the C. R. A. A. P. Test

Is There a C. R. A. A. P. Test Checklist I Can Use?

    • Yes, there is.
    • Use this checklist to evaluate a website.

October 30, 2019

Taking Notes

Note Taking

    • Use the provided note taking organizer
    • Remember to complete the citation information chart
Note Taking Organizer- Academy Inquiry Project