Examples of Reflection Questions based on the Experiential Learning Cycle

What happened?
A guy born in Somalia is a refugee that came to Hong Kong and is going to Canada.

What did you observe?
This guy is really skinny and his story sounds very helpless at the moment, he can’t go home, he can’t get a job, he can’t go to school, he can’t eat anything except for rotten food from the Hong Kong government …etc…

What issue is being addressed or population is being served?

So What?
Did you learn a new skill or clarify an interest?

Did you hear, smell, or feel anything that surprised you?

How is your experience different from what you expected?

What impacts the way you view the situation / experience? (What lens are you viewing from?)

What did you like / dislike about the experience?