following aims and goals permeate all aspects of A STUDY
Basic Skills Goals
research skills to use in the study and identification of
heroes, including observational skills; technological skills;
interviewing skills; data collection skills; recording skills;
analytical skills; synthesizing skills; evaluation skills;
writing and other communication skills; reporting skills;
the ability to pose and frame appropriate and challenging
research questions; the ability and skills needed to select
the best research tools, resources and methods to explore
and answer your research questions; skills needed to share
most effectively your research findings with others.
effective and efficient skills for writing and mailing letters
and for writing reports.
information to, and interpret information from, maps, graphs,
tables, charts, time lines, statistical representations,
graphics and articles, obituaries, editorials, social commentary
cartoons, and the World Wide Web.
reading, mathematical, scientific, computer, and/or artistic
techniques to analyze and communicate information to others
writing, journalistic, storytelling, photographic, musical,
technological, dramatic, artistic, and/or oratorical skills
to share the stories of real heroes with others.