1) Now that you’ve had a change to look at the datasets you have, what’s the overall question you want to ask of your data?

2) Describe your data set(s), including meta-data for each column and/or different data set you are using. Get detailed!

3) How will your data address your central question? What are the key visualizations and analyses?

4) What is the general workflow to get from raw data to an answer to your question?

5) Are there ancillary or sub-questions that have come up upon initial inspection of your data? What are they?