A brief lesson and a taxonomy verb wheel that can be used to help instructors evaluate and implement effective learning objectives.
Blog entry on ASU’s TeachOnline blog that address writing measurable learning objectives. In the introduction, the author states: When you begin creating a course, you want to design with the end in mind. The best way to approach this is to start by writing measurable, learning objectives. Effective learning objectives use action verbs to describe what you want your students to be able to do by the end of the course or unit. Aligning assessments with course expectations is much easier when you have written measurable objectives from the beginning.