Welcome to Biology 102!. Please put away ALL electronics and pick up a syllabus (if you don’t have one yet) and a clicker at the front desk. You will need to rent a clicker from the bookstore this week . Your instructor: Dr. Bledsoe Office: NS 220
Passive learning happens when you just sit and listen, and hope you remember later.
Most people retain less than 10% of what they learn through passive learning.
Learning is an active process. Your professor can teach but can’t do the learning for you!
Active learning is when you interact with the material in many different ways.
Active study helps learners retain up to 90% of the material that they’re working with.
Make concept maps.
Diagram the concept.
Take good notes in lecture AND while reading the textbook.
Use interactive online tutorials.
Sometimes I get:
It’s much better to get:
Dear Dr. Bledsoe:
I am in your Friday 1:00 Biology lecture. I tried to do the end of week quiz, but it says it’s not open yet. I thought you’d like to know. Thanks.
im in ur class and i cant do the quiz what cn i do help
(Be specific! Which class? Which quiz? What’s the problem? Most importantly: who are you? Also, please punctuate, spell, and capitalize appropriately, thanks.)