"Sit and Get" Won't Grow Dendrites: 20 Professional Learning Strategies That Engage the Adult Brain / Edition 1

by Marcia L. Tate
     
 

This indispensable resource draws on the latest research in brain-based learning to provide strategies that motivate adult learners and increase retention.

See more details below

Overview

This indispensable resource draws on the latest research in brain-based learning to provide strategies that motivate adult learners and increase retention.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761931546
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
07/01/2004
Series:
1-Off Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface
About the Author
Introduction: Adult Learning Theory
Strategy 1: Brainstorming and Discussion
Strategy 2: Drawing and Artwork
Strategy 3: Field Trips
Strategy 4: Games
Strategy 5: Graphic Organizers
Strategy 6: Humor and Celebration
Strategy 7: Manipulatives and Models
Strategy 8: Metaphors, Analogies, and Similes
Strategy 9: Mnemonic Devices
Strategy 10: Movement
Strategy 11: Music, Rhythm, Rhyme, and Rap
Strategy 12: Project- and Problem-Based Instruction
Strategy 13: Reciprocal Teaching, Cooperative Learning, and Peer Coaching
Strategy 14: Role-Plays, Drama, Pantomimes, and Charades
Strategy 15: Storytelling
Strategy 16: Technology
Strategy 17: Visualization
Strategy 18: Visuals
Strategy 19: Work Study and Action Research
Strategy 20: Writing and Reflection
Resource: Professional Learning Designs
Bibliography
Index

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >