Who could have expected that a reconsideration of the word intelligence would profoundly affect the way we see ourselves and our students? The author also observes a transformation in her teaching. Educators should help students discover their unique profiles, as well as a balance of styles. Meaningful assessment and project-based activities encourage students to assume control of the learning process and to value themselves and others in a nontraditional, teaching and learning community. Most of us would likely agree that different types of intelligence are at work in these individuals. They should choose the best product for communicating their understanding of the topic or text. The naturalistic approach supports analysis and comparison of applications of MI theory in various contexts.
Integrating Learning Styles and Multiple Intelligences
The teacher offers a choice of projects, such as descriptive writing, map drawing, illustration, creation of a dialogue or skit, making a timeline, song writing, and retelling. His parents wanted to send Howard to Phillips Academy in Andover Massachusetts — but he refused. However, he still argues that it makes sense to think of two forms of personal intelligence. They recognize the role of cognitive and affective processes in learning and, therefore, can significantly deepen our insights into issues related to motivation. It is the ability to use mental abilities to coordinate bodily movements. Teaching and learning languages through multiple intelligences.
Nature of Intelligence as it relates to Adult Development an by maria mcphatter on Pr 32e8 ezi
Keep a running record of the styles and intelligences you use regularly and of those you avoid. The activities planned by these teachers are more student-centered than traditional activities and have engaged in learning-style based instruction. Personality learning theories define the influences of basic personality on preferences to acquiring and integrating information. Who could have expected that a reconsideration of the word intelligence would profoundly affect the way we see ourselves and our students?
Description: Teaching Tools and Strategies. The theory of multiple intelligences is an effort to understand how cultures and disciplines shape human potential. Teachers need to make their expectations clear, and may do so in the form of a detailed rubric. Join us on Facebook and Twitter log in register faqs: