Learning Logs Purpose: To record the information they are learning, write questions and reflections about their learning.
Rationale: By putting their thoughts down on paper the students gain a different perspective on the reading material.
1. Have students make learning logs at the beginning of a them study.
2. Plan activities for logs:
Impromptu writing is the basis for writing.
3. Monitor entries. Respond to questions and clarify confusions.
Strengths: Students thing about what they are reading.
Weaknesses: Could be time consuming when having to respond to all the journal/logs.
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