Learning and Children

Every child is unique and hence their learning styles can differ greatly. Some children are visual-spatial learners while others are auditory learners. There are children who are kinesthetic learners who benefits most from hands-on experience.

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  • 11.

    How Do Teachers' Expectations Affect Student Learning

    The term "self-fulfilling prophecy" is apt because once an expectation develops, even if it is wrong, people behave as...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    A Comparison of Directed and Constructivist Models

    The table below illustrates the differences between the Directed and Constructovist models of...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Experience and Education, Firsthand Experience

    This article involves children in firsthand experiences. Basing children’s learning on content that can be experienced...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Effective Learning Strategies

    Much of our discussion thus far has focused on knowledge of and beliefs about thinking and learning. But metacognition...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Changing Our Thinking on Developmentally Appropriate Practice

    “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire” (Yeats, W.B. 2007). When your child completes...

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    The Fast Track to Spelling Success

    Some kids seem to spell naturally. Without so much as blinking, they to absorb letter patterns, adjust to sight words,...

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    What Is Emergent Mathematics?

    Emergent mathematics is a term we will use to describe how children construct mathematics from birth and continuing...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 18.

    Research on Motivation and Learning

    Research on Motivation In summarizing 20 years of research in the area of motivation in mathematics education, James A....

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    HighScope Preschool Curriculum

    The High/Scope® Preschool Curriculum is the preschool component of High/Scope's research-based system of education for...

    Source: HighScope Educational Research Foundation
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    How Children Learn Mathematics

    Suppose you were told that you must learn the “fact” ΩTM∂_. How would you learn it? You would probably need to...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall