Part of this was on my previous post when I listed my three choices. The conclusion of this step is as follows. (Since I think I am grasping the directions, I am using the 8 W's to help keep my process posts on track.)
I think I am going to do my inquiry on elefantes. I find elephants absolutely fascinating. I want to learn more about their culture (yes, elefantes have one!) and about their history in relation to us, the horrible humans who kill them simply for their ivory tusks.