Verbs to consider for use in Course Learning Objectives. 









Bloom’s Definition:Remembering previously learned informationGrasping the meaning of informationApplying knowledge to actual situationsBreaking down objects or ideas into simpler parts and seeing how the parts relate and are organizedRearranging component ideas into a new wholeMaking judgments based on internal evidence or external criteriaSensitivity/willingness to receive (awareness w/o assessment, willingness to suspend judgment);  Actively respond (comply, commit, internal satisfaction);  Value (acceptance of worth, preference);  Organize (when values conflict)
Verbs:Arrange, define, describe, duplicate, identify, label, list, match, memorize, name, order, outline, recognize, relate, recall, repeat, reproduce, select, stateClassify, convert, defend, describe, discuss, distinguish, estimate, explain, express, extend, generalized, give example(s), identify, indicate, infer, locate, paraphrase, predict, recognize, rewrite, report, restate, review, select, summarize, translateApply, change, choose, compute, demonstrate, discover, dramatize, employ, illustrate, interpret, manipulate, modify, operate, practice, predict, prepare, produce, relate schedule, show, sketch, solve, use, writeAnalyze, appraise, breakdown, calculate, categorize, compare, contrast, criticize, diagram, differentiate, discriminate, distinguish, examine, experiment, identify, illustrate, infer, model, outline, point out, question, relate, select, separate, subdivide, testArrange, assemble, categorize, collect, combine, comply, compose, construct, create, design, develop, devise, explain, formulate, generate, plan, prepare, propose, rearrange, reconstruct, relate, reorganize, revise, rewrite, set up, summarize, synthesize, tell, writeAppraise, argue, assess, attach, choose, compare, conclude, contrast, defend, describe, discriminate, estimate, evaluate, explain, judge, justify, interpret, relate, predict, rate, select, summarize, support, valueAccept, challenge, defend, respect, question, support, enjoy