explore possible topics and gather resources for your final project, this informal journal assignment is meant to help you organize your thoughts and collect early feedback from your instructor. Keep in mind that you do not have to commit to a topic yet, but you should be narrowing your choices and starting to focus on finding relevant resources. Address the following questions:

What topics are you considering?
What progress have you made so far to begin working on this project?
What do you plan to do next, and what is your overall plan for approaching this project?
What resources have you gathered so far?