Presentation on theme: "Learning Strategy Training, Cooperative Learning, and Multiple Intelligences Prepared by Doris Shih."— Presentation transcript:
1Learning Strategy Training, Cooperative Learning, and Multiple Intelligences Prepared by Doris Shih
2Outline for Today Learning strategy training Cooperative learning Multiple intelligencesActivity time
3Learning Strategy Training (1) “Good language learners are willing and accurate guessers who have a strong desire to communicate….They attend to both the meaning and the form of their message. They also practice and monitor their own speech as well as the speech of others.” (p. 159, Larsen-Freeman).
4Learning Strategy Training (2) Teacher build on students’ prior knowledge & experienceTeacher teach and demonstrate learning strategiesStudents do “hands-on” practiceStudents do self-assessmentStudents transfer strategy to a different situation
5Cooperative Learning (1) Students learn from each other in groupsStudents think “positive interdependence”Groups are mixed in gender & raceIndividuals help each otherTeacher teach students social skillsStudents communicate in L2 to achieve language acquisition
6Cooperative Learning (2) Students are tested individuallyStudents’ responsibility are distributedTeacher teach L2 & cooperationCooperative learning teaches language for academic & social purposes
7Multiple Intelligences Howard Gardner’s theoryNine intelligences:Visual/SpatialVerbal/LinguisticsLogical/mathematicalBody/kinestheticMusical/rhythmicInterpersonalIntrapersonalNaturalistExistentialist