Updated 7 months 1 week ago

This is only the beginning of my learning journey with the topic I am most fond of. This will also be the most exciting journey yet from learning new information from a completely new environment, and not just the typical 'memorize words from a textbook' style. When looking through all the topics we get to focus on, there were so many fascinating options. However, I was able to narrow it down to my top three favorites. Later on, I had to choose among the three, which was hard, and I finally chose one. 

Updated 4 months 1 week ago

This is currently Phase 1, where I will be focusing on plants and insect life. Back in Phase 0, I had carefully chosen my topic that I will be working with for a month. My plan is to investigate information about the environment and insects that lived with the villagers in Yunnan Province. The purpose of this plan and the topic is to learn about the people in China and how they rely on the environment to form their village and their culture.

Updated 4 months 1 week ago

I had just completed Phase 1 where I in a process to hunt down for the ten major supporting questions that will help me on the way through the sea of information. Before Phase 1, I was in Phase 0, finding the right topic for me to focus on. Now, I will be in Phase 2 where I will be finding the resources that will help gather me information about the Plants and Local Insects in Yunnan.

Updated 3 months 3 weeks ago

I am currently in Phase 3 finding background research on my topic, Plants and Insect Life. I had started my process in Phase 0 by carefully choosing which topic to focus on. After selecting my top three topics, I had to write about the general idea, which then led me to eliminate two. My final decision on my topic that I will be focusing on is Plants and Insect Life.

Updated 3 months 3 weeks ago

I am currently in Phase 4. Back in Phase 3, I had researched information about the field of Local Plants and People's Connection. In Phase 4, I will be looking for other students' work who had done the same topic as me. I will then choose the style I will be reporting my findings as, and then I will finally create my outline.

About This Learner

Hello! I am Josie and I enjoy learning new things and spending time outside, alone and with friends. I am a big fan of animals and nature and that is why my inquiry project topic is about local plants and insect life. Currently, I am in Xizhou completing my inquiry project.