This is a brief 3-page organizer to help students prepare for an independent research project for a newspaper.
Page 1: Proposal. The students outline what they what to research, why they want to research it, where will they look for information and guiding questions to help them with their research.
Page 2: A graphical organizer for who, what, where, when, why and how, with room for extra details.
Page 3: An organizer for a rough copy of their article in as a 3 (or more) paragraph essay with guiding tips to help them know what information should be included.