Use an online inventory to determine students' learning strengths and intelligences. Objectives take an online inventory to determine their learning strengths and weaknesses. Keywords multiple intelligences, intelligence, learning style, self-esteem, differentiation, Gardner, inventory, survey Materials Needed one or more of the online resources listed below paper and supplies for creating graphs to show learning strengths Lesson Plan What are your students' learning styles? Which of Howard Gardner's multiple intelligences best applies to each of them?
While you can start at any of the major themes listed to the left of this screen, you should read the Introduction to get a background of learning styles. While VAK may have popularized learning styles, David Kolb, Professor of Organizational Behavior at Case Western Reserve University, is credited with launching the learning styles movement in the early seventies and is perhaps one of the most influential learning models developed.
Learning is the process whereby knowledge is created through the transformation of experience. Knowledge results from the combination of grasping experience and transforming it. Learning is best conceived as a process, not in terms of outcomes. Learning is a continuous process grounded in experience.
Learning requires the resolution of conflicts between dialectically opposed modes of adaptation to the world learning is by its very nature full of tension.
Learning is a holistic process of adaptation to the world. Learning involves transactions between the person and the environment.
Learning is the process of creating knowledge that is the result of the transaction between social knowledge and personal knowledge. Kolb's learning theory sets out four distinct learning styles, which are based on a four-stage learning cycle.
In this respect, Kolb's model differs from others since it offers both a way to understand individual learning styles, which he named the "Learning Styles Inventory" LSIand also an explanation of a cycle of experiential learning that applies to all learners.
Kolb's learning model is based on two continuums that form a quadrant: For a larger picture, click on the image Processing Continuum: Our approach to a task, such as preferring to learn by doing or watching.
Our emotional response, such as preferring to learn by thinking or feeling. The Learning Cycle This matrix provides a learning cycle that involves four processes that must be present for learning to occur. Note that this part of Kolb's model is more useful in that rather than trying to pinpoint a learning style, he provides a model learning program.
Kolb called this Experiential Learning since experience is the source of learning and development Each ends of the continuums modes provide a step in the learning process: For a larger picture, click on the image Concrete experience feeling: Learning from specific experiences and relating to people.
Sensitive to other's feelings.
Observing before making a judgment by viewing the environment from different perspectives. Looks for the meaning of things. Logical analysis of ideas and acting on intellectual understanding of a situation.
Ability to get things done by influencing people and events through action.grupobittia.com provides free information and tools to help you understand and use learning styles effectively.
Learning styles are a way to help improve your quality of learning. The Learning Style Inventory An important aspect of communication is an understanding between the Student and the Field Instructor about learning styles.
About Us: The International Learning Styles Network. Learning style is a concept utilized worldwide.
For the past 30+ years, the International Learning Styles Network (ILSN) has been helping both children and adults reach their full learning potential. 7 To get a better understanding of how you learn, take this learning styles inventory. Answer each question as honestly as you can, then add up your points to find out.
Adult Learning Styles: How the VARK learning style inventory can be used to improve student learning. I wish somebody had introduced this to me before I had gone through fourteen years of frustrated learning.
Main Content What's Your Learning Style? Have you ever wondered why you do better in some classes than others? It may depend on your individual learning style.