Pose Significance Questions

Essential Details

Interaction Type People Time Stakes

✖ Learner-to-Learner

 Learner-to-Instructor

✖ Learner-to-Content

 Individual

✖ With Others

 Asynchronous

 ✖ Synchronous

★ Low-Stakes

✖ High-Stakes

Description

In a discussion or quiz, ask (1) Is this the most important problem to consider?; (2) Is this the central idea to focus on? and/or (3) What of these facts is most important?

Example

The Federal Reserve Bank of the United States has a dual mandate of maximizing employment and avoiding inflation. Given the current economic situation, conclude which mandate is most important? What economic metrics would you use as your evidence?

Bloom's level

The level indicates this activity’s place within Bloom’s Taxonomy of learning (Cognitive Domain). Higher-levels contains lower-levels within it.

Level Action

Sixth

Create

 Fifth

★ Evaluate

Fourth Analyze
Third Apply
Second Understand
First Remember

Verb

Conclude

Tools

  • Canvas Discussion
  • Canvas Quiz

Teaching Goal

The one main teaching goal for your activity

Check for Understanding