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William Badke's graduate level Research Strategies online course.
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Ideally, teaching kids how to think critically becomes an integral part of your approach, no matter what subject you teach. But if you're just getting started, here are some concrete ways you can be
Questioning is at the root of research, so use these tips to encourage questioning as part of the research process. As a media specialist, I begin teaching research by having students compose their BIG Question, then have them break it down into all the Little Questions that must be answered in order to answer the BIG question. From there, they pluck out some search terms and add more terms that are from the current knowledge they may already have about the topic or questions. These search terms become the root of queries entered into search engines and database searches. It's a natural progression.
William Badke's online curriculum for Research Skills at the college level.