Learning to learn

an interactive approach to learning

Teachers, here is your handy-dandy outline for the learning unit.

Learning styles progression

You do not have to follow this to a tee, but it works...so why invent a new rubber band?

Step Inventory Comments status
1
Cultural IQ test

1/2 to 1 class

discussion of IQ test, high stake standardized tests
--no test is all inclusive
--introduction to learning styles

Need paper test

READY!

you have a copy

2
Auditory/

Kinesthetic/

Visual

1/2 class

--preferred learning channel
--survey (not attached, will bring tomorrow)
--discussion of hands on learning
--what do most teachers do?

Need paper test

READY
3
Gregoric style delineator

 

1 class

--concrete/abstract/random/sequential
--preferred organizational mode
--discussion of organizational strategies
--what do most teachers do?approaching your teachers

 

not yet ready, you could try the Index of Learning styles.
4
Multiple intelligences

 

1 class

--Gardners theory
----survey (not attached, will bring tomorrow)
--everyone has multiple strengths
--discussions 

Need paper test or book computer lab

READY
5
Time management
--three levels of organization
--Steven Covey's stuff
--Begin with an end in mind.

 

 
6
2 Additional strategies
--the Vark, see slide #
--Index of learning styles, see slide # (best used if the gregoric one does not work out)

Need paper test or book computer lab

READY