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Surveys to Secondary Research

Surveys to Secondary Research

Often second language learners are asked to write a research paper by reading sources from secondary research and to give evidence to support their topic, yet they do not understand the kinds of information that formulate secondary research. Thus, there is an educational need for L2 learners to conduct primary research through surveys in order to understand its process, and also to gain insight into the kinds of information that secondary research may contain. This in turn, then, will lead the research paper writer to collect and select evidence pertinent to the topic. · Step One: Survey Question Writing · Step Two: Conduct a Survey · Step Three: Use Survey Data to Create Graphs/Charts Because of the very nature of primary research, the process of conducting a survey by L2 learners lends... Show More
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Carlie F
Carlie F (Teacher (K-12))
6 years ago

I really enjoyed reading your lesson plan. Your lesson plan includes a variety of pedagogical strategies such as engagement strategies, practice opportunities, feedback, setting goals, and scaffolding.

I have not heard of the websites that you used to create the surveys and graphs. I cannot wait to implement the Kids’ Zone website into my math curriculum. It is very kid-friendly and would benefit my students in so many ways.

It is important for teachers to make learning fun and keep the students engaged with strategies beyond a textbook. Allowing students to apply their learning to the world beyond the classroom teaches them more than just basics of the language.

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