The course journal is designed to help students be reflective about what they are learning in the course and to connect course material to their everyday lives. Students are encouraged to use the journal to develop ideas for using earth sciences in their future classrooms.
Learn more about the course for which this activity was developed.
- to encourage reflection about what and how you are learning.
- to encourage development of writing skills.
- to encourage retention and synthesis of course material (going beyond short-term memorization).
Context for Use
Description and Teaching Materials
Journal Assignment (Microsoft Word 51kB May9 07)