Before you can begin searching for information in a print or online resource, you need to identify keywords related to your topic. Key terminology can be found easily by scanning:
If you are still struggling, then try these suggestions:
The Brainstorming Keywords worksheet below illustrates how to start thinking about keywords.
Make a list or use the Keyword Chart to keep track of keywords related to your topic. Keep it by your side when you start your research.
Explore a subject area with the Develop Your Topic worksheet