Gathering and Organizing Ideas
During your discussion of “Gathering Ideas,” ask students how they would find information about the topic they named for page 32.
During your discussion of “Organizing Ideas,” emphasize that information must be placed in a logical order so that a reader can understand and follow it. Refer to the cluster on page 244 so that students can see one firsthand. Then, as a class, create and display a cluster for the named topic.