Using Metacognitive Logs in Science

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Using Metacognitive Logs in Science

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Using Metacognitive Logs in Science

In this astronomy lesson, a teacher uses a two-column metacognitive reading log to help students organize their questions and observations. Listen to how she evaluates student learning through log entries, pair-share worksheets, and self-reflections. View the related sample material, Reflective Science Reading Logs and Evaluation Rubric.

 

FEATURING: Heather Howlett, Eighth-Grade Teacher, Three Fires Middle School (MI)

SOURCE: Doing What Works

Topics

English Language Arts/Literacy
Reading
Informational Text
Science & Technical Subjects
Speaking & Listening
6–8