Presentation on theme: "Setting Up The Interactive Notebook!!"— Presentation transcript:
1 Setting Up The Interactive Notebook!! Step by Step…
2 What is the IAN (Interactive Notebook)? Definition - IAN is an organized collection of thoughts, ideas, notes, etc.
3 Why The IAN?? Note-taking becomes an active process Students will organize as they learnUses both visual and linguistic intelligencesReinforces reading, writing, & research skillsForces teachers to balance between giving information and letting the students process itForces students to process informationReminds teachers to give time to absorbIt gives students permission to be creativeIs a portfolio of learning students can keep
4 Setting Up The Notebook Number ALL The Pages In Your NotebookBegin With The First PageUse a PenPut Numbers in Bottom Corner of Each PageRemember – Odd Numbers are Right Side Pages and Even Numbers are Left Side Pages!!!!
5 Front CoverCreate a personalized course related cover using pics, drawings, etc.Include complete name and periodSee classroom modelHint: use text book table of contentsUse clear self-adhesive to cover front and back of IAN.
6 Front Cover and Page 1 Your Name Subject Teacher Name 2014-2015 USE different COLORS!!!Your NameSubjectTeacher NameClass Period
8 Teacher Commentary TABLE OF CONTENTS Title Page #
9 Glue in the handouts (assessment sheets, rubrics, etc: The Left Side” Pages 2 and 3Glue in the handouts (assessment sheets, rubrics, etc: The Left Side”Notes: The Right Side (and left side, when necessary)”23
10 Left Vs. Right – What’s The Difference? Turn to pages 2 and 3 of the notebook.In order for people to “learn” a concept, they must not only be introduced to it and practice it, but they must be able to take that information and use it to create something else – they must implement it!
11 Left Vs. Right continued… This is the foundation for the left vs. right pagesRight pages are where the information is coming in to the brainCornell Notes, definitions, etc…Left pages are where the students show that they have processed informationSee page 2 for ideas!THERE CAN NEVER BE A LEFT WITHOUT A RIGHT OR VICE VERSA…THEY GO TOGETHER LIKE PEANUT BUTTER AND JELLY!!
12 You MUST use at least 4 colors! Page 4Draw a Picture Illustrating the Difference Between Left and Right Sides!You MUST use at least 4 colors!DRAW PICTURE HERE!!45
13 Basic Rules of the IAN Some Basic IAN Rules Are As Follows: Pages May NEVER be removed!!!The Table of Contents is your guide…if it says page 12, then use page 12 and only page 12.You must leave your notebook in the class in the correct crate. Keep track of your own notebook.
14 Basic Rules of the IAN Continued Use Color and Creativity!!!No Blank Pages!!!Update Your Table of Contents Daily!!!It may be graded at any time, so be prepared!