Use exam wrappers or cognitive wrappers to prompt student reflection

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Exam Wrappers

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Provide students with opportunities to self-assess their work and process

Use cognitive wrappers to prompt student reflection about online coursework

Cognitive Wrappers are a variation of the exam wrapper used to support students’ reflection on the processes they use to complete a discussion post, essay, and/or project.

Download directions for assigning cognitive wrappers for students to reflect on their processes for (a) writing a discussion post, (b) writing an essay, and (c) completing a project.