Note taking is a powerful tool to motivate students to share with their peers and foster discussion. In Actively Learn, notes are fully visible in the margin of the text.
STEP 1: Students highlight text and select "Highlight and take note"
STEP 2: Add text, select category, choose to share with class, and add media.
How can students interact with notes?
Students can respond to notes created by their teacher or classmates. Click to open the note, and enter a reply.
Students can add media
Students can hide notes shared by their classmates by clicking on the minimize icon
Students can also see a summary view of all notes and questions inside any multi-section assignment or book in the Actions tab
In the Notes summary you can view either "All notes" or "Only my notes and Replies"
You can also choose to print your Notes summary
Students can view all of the notes in the assignment on the right hand side of the page
They can also toggle the notes view on and off by clicking on the notes icon near the top of the page