APPENDIX D

Inquiry Models in Canada

Guided Inquiry
Kuhlthau, Maniotes & Caspari (2007)
Focus on Inquiry

Alberta Learning (2004)
A Model for Inquiry
OSLA (2010)
Points of Inquiry
BCTLA (2011)
Literacy with ICT
MECY (2006)
Initiating
Planning
Exploring
Connect and Wonder
Plan and Question
Exploration
Retrieving
Investigating
Investigate
Gather and Make Sense
Formulation
Processing
Processing
Construct
Produce to show Understanding
Create
Creating
Creating
Express
Communicate
Sharing
Communicate
Reflect
Evaluating
Reflect
Reflect
Note. The models above can be found online:
Focus on Inquiry (Alberta Learning, 2004): http://education.alberta.ca/media/313361/focusoninquiry.pdf
A Model for Inquiry (OSLA, 2010, p. 23 & pp. 44-51): http://www.accessola.com/data/6/rec_docs/677_OLATogetherforLearning.pdf
Points of Inquiry BCTLA (Ekdahl et al., 2011): http://bctf.ca/bctla/pub/documents/Points%20of%20Inquiry/PointsofInquiry.pdf
Literacy with ICT Continuum (MECY, 2006b): http://www.edu.gov.mb.ca/k12/tech/lict/