Presentation on theme: "Learning Strategy Training, Cooperative Learning, and Multiple Intelligences Prepared by Doris Shih."— Presentation transcript:
1 Learning Strategy Training, Cooperative Learning, and Multiple Intelligences Prepared by Doris Shih
2 Outline for Today Learning strategy training Cooperative learning Multiple intelligencesActivity time
3 Learning 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).
4 Learning 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
5 Cooperative 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
6 Cooperative Learning (2) Students are tested individuallyStudents’ responsibility are distributedTeacher teach L2 & cooperationCooperative learning teaches language for academic & social purposes
7 Multiple Intelligences Howard Gardner’s theoryNine intelligences:Visual/SpatialVerbal/LinguisticsLogical/mathematicalBody/kinestheticMusical/rhythmicInterpersonalIntrapersonalNaturalistExistentialist