Step 9: Develop Assignments & Formative Activities

Develop a rich set of assignments and learning activities that provide students spaced-retrieval practice, opportunities for elaborations, and feedback on their learning. Remember to attend to transparency by articulating the purpose, task, and criteria associated with each assignment and activity.

When you’re done, check your integration map>/a> one last time to ensure your course is well-aligned.

Note: There’s a lot of science that goes into designing effective learning activities. If you don’t remember the details, you may want to explore several of the ideas presented in Part 6.