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Bloom's Taxonomy

Bloom's Taxonomy is a framework that conceptualizes learning as cognitive, attitudinal, and physical. The cognitive domain usefully breaks down knowledge and intellectual skills into progressively more sophisticated processes. Bloom's Taxonomy provides a useful resource in writing learning objectives and determining appropriate assessments.

This link to UNC Charlotte contains multiple examples of the use of Bloom's Taxonomy for writing objectives. 

Blooms Taxonomy of Action Verbs (from Clemson University)
 
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