STAGE 5: EVALUATING
The ‘Evaluate’ phase provides an opportunity for students to review and reflect on their own learning and new understanding and skills. It is also when students provide evidence for changes to their understanding, beliefs and skills.
Step 5.1 Think back and evaluate
Suggested Subject Area: Literacy
To provide students with opportunities to:
To provide teachers with:
You will need:
Begin by modelling reflective writing through a whole class learning log. Alternatively, you could model your own entry ‘thinking aloud’ as you write.
Provide students with a set of focus questions for their writing:
Learning logs are ideal to assist students to reflect on their learning and can provide a source of data for assessment. They can provide teachers with an insight into student’s understandings and attitudes as well as their perceptions of their own strengths and weaknesses.