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"6 Secrets to Successful Research with Kids" by Rachel Lynette. Research is an important part of inquiry based learning. Inquiry is more than just asking questions but also about finding the answers. Rachel gives guidelines and tips to teach students how to conduct effective research. She also as a list of animal research sites that are kid friendly. This also encourages digital literacy as students are learning about different types of search engines.