When journalists are trying to develop a story, they often start with a topic or an event and ask the "5W and H" questions.
These questions are a time honored way to discover what is interesting about a topic.
Based on Asking and Answering the 5 W's and H Questions by Thoughtful Learning, a work licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Take a moment to reflect on your ideal learning environment. You may want to consider some of these attributes:
Write a paragraph reflection summarizing the most important aspects of your learning environment and how you can achieve them.
The practice of taking notes on your ideas, questions and sources is an important part of your personal learning environment.
Miranda Hein and Molly Wiskur, undergraduate students at the University of Kansas, created this video describing several popular note-taking strategies:
Olivia Reyes, another student in the same class, created a video focusing on the Cornell note taking system: