When students come to class, we can't assume they know how to learn effectively. Fortunately, The Learning Scientists have an awesome set of resources on this. They have downloadable materials on the following strategies
All these links can be also found on their Downloadable Materials page.
For each of the strategies, they have a
- slide deck
- bookmark guide
- bookmark prompt
Using these resources, you can easily introduce these strategies to your students and improve their learning habits. You can also promote these strategies by modeling them in your lessons. If you don't already follow The Learning Scientists on Twitter, check them out at @AceThatTest. They also have tons of other excellent resources on their website. According to their website, The Learning Scientists
... are cognitive psychological scientists interested in research on education. Our main research focus is on the science of learning. (Hence, "The Learning Scientists"!) Our Vision is to make scientific research on learning more accessible to students, teachers, and other educators.