Students can become impactful and empathetic researchers by using the simple guiding questions of a KWL Chart. While students are gathering information and making observations, a KWL chart contains prompts that involve more than just a “yes” or “no” answer. The “K” stands for “what I already know”. The “W” stands for “what I want to know”. The “L” stands for “what I have learned”. The KWL Chart is a landscape PDF download that could be used throughout grades PreK-12 and across subject areas.