Presentation on theme: "The significance of human relationships all the higher functions (of cognitive development) originate as actual relations between human individuals’ Vygotsky."— Presentation transcript:
The significance of human relationships all the higher functions (of cognitive development) originate as actual relations between human individuals’ Vygotsky (1978) Mind in Society, p57 Learning begins before school - emphasis on family learning --- Examples of this? Family support enhances learning Examples of this ?
The significance of culture in learning Culture shapes our understanding and development But what is culture? it is not just national but familial, local, regional, gendered, changed by race, colour, faith, class, age …..….football teams Examples
Significance of language and interaction and understanding Discussion/ articulation, challenging and counter argument support learning We begin by discussing with others or conducting an activity with others and then internalise our thinking Language can be problematic because of people’s preformed schemas – issues need to be resolved through discussion Voice intonation Examples
Do not cross while lights are flashing!! And then ……..On a train