Chapter 10: Active Listening in the Classroom

ACTIVITY: PREPARING YOURSELF FOR ACTIVE LEARNING

Directions

  • Write a journal entry answering the following questions.
  • What are two things you can do before class that can help you prepare for active listening?
  • Where do you sit in a classroom? What are some advantages and disadvantages to where you are sitting? Would another location improve your active listening?
  • What are some ways your instructors signal important material?  Be specific and notice the difference between your instructors’ teaching styles.