Recent research conducted by Mueller and Oppenheimer found that college students who took notes by hand instead of a laptop retained more. This was not a surprise to me. I saw a big improvement in my students’ writing AND reading when I incorporated home writing journals with my homework program.
- Trace the words
- Copy the words in the shaped boxes
- There are 2 options for the blank line:
- Option 1: Copy the sentence
- Option 2: Write about the picture