Note–from elm& inter sci core guide

Working Effectively —contributing to the work of a brainstorming group, laboratory partnership, cooperative learning group,or project team; planning procedures; identifying and managing responsibilities of team members; and staying on task, whether working alone or as part of a group

Gathering and Processing Information —accessing information from printed media, electronic databases,and commu-nity resources;using the information to develop a definition of the problem and to research possible solutions

Generating and Analyzing Ideas —developing ideas for proposed solutions, investigating ideas, collecting data, and showing relationships and patterns in the data

Common Themes —observing examples of common unifying themes, applying them to the problem, and using them to better understand the dimensions of the problem

Realizing Ideas —constructing components or models, arriving at a solution, and evaluating the results

Presenting Results — using a variety of media to present the solution and to communicate the results