Set up a Research File


  1. Create a digital or physical folder to organize your research materials.
  2. Label it with the chosen topic and set up sections or subfolders for different aspects of the debate. For example: “The impact of climate change on ecosystems”
  3. Identify credible sources - Find reliable sources related to the topic, such as scientific journals, reports from reputable organizations, and expert opinions. Ensure that the sources are recent, authoritative, and relevant to the debate.
  4. Gather relevant information - Read through the sources and extract concise and pertinent information. Focus on key findings, statistics, case studies, and notable events that illustrate the impact of climate change on ecosystems.