This five-step activity guides students quickly through simple recall, summary, analysis, evaluation, and synthesis exercise and makes a great Summary Activity.

  • Recall: Students make a list of what they recall as most important from the lesson.
  • Summarize: Students summarize the essence of the lesson.
  • Question: Students ask one or two questions that remained unanswered.
  • Connect: Students briefly explain the essential points and how they relate to the goals of the class.
  • Comment: Students evaluate and share feedback about the lesson.