As an introduction to SOLO taxonomy, here are the 5 levels of Understanding…..

Pre-structural

Uni-structural

Multi-structural

Relational

Extended abstract

I’m not sure about this subject  I have one idea about this subject I have several ideas about this subject I can link my ideas together to see the big picture. I can look at these ideas in a new and different way

We have been  reading recently about the use of SOLO Taxonomy. One aspect of this approach is how different levels of Questioning can help a student progress in their levels of Understanding.

An example is below for Geography.

Pre-structural

Uni-structural

Multi-structural

Relational

Extended abstract

Is it a river? This is a river This is a river that is meandering. Meanders are caused by erosion and deposition. Meanders form belts that result in lateral erosion and widen  the valley

Further post on SOLO will follow shortly.