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Kindegarten students

Description of students: grade, learning styles, compliance of students etc..
grade is a kindergarten class.

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You would be looking at different learning styles, such as auditory, visual, kinesthetic or tactile and multiple intelligences in the classroom.

Auditory students learn by hearing and listening. They learn best through verbal lectures, discussions, talking things through and listening to what others have to say. Auditory learners interpret the underlying meanings of speech through listening to tone of voice, pitch, speed and other nuances. Written information may have little meaning until it is heard. These learners often benefit from reading text aloud and using a tape recorder.

Visual learners need to see the teacher's body language and facial expression in order to understand. They may prefer sitting at the front of the classroom to avoid visual obstructions such trying to look over or past other people's heads. They may think in pictures and learn best from visual aids such as diagrams, illustrated text books, overhead transparencies, power point presentations, videos, charts and hand-outs. Visual learners may take detailed notes to help them retain the information.

Tactile is the way we learn through touch, doing and movement. Tactile/Kinesthetic persons learn best through a hands-on approach, by physically exploring the world around them. They may find it hard to sit still for long periods and may become distracted by their need for activity and exploration.

According to Howard Gardener, there are seven multiple intelligences that must be addressed in a classroom.

Visual/Spatial Intelligence refers to the ability to perceive the visual. These learners tend to think in pictures and need to create vivid mental images to retain information. They enjoy looking ...

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You would be looking at different learning styles, such as auditory, visual, kinesthetic or tactile and multiple intelligences in the classroom.

Auditory students learn by hearing and listening. They learn best through verbal lectures, discussions, talking things through and listening to what others have to say. Auditory learners interpret the underlying meanings of speech through listening to tone of voice, pitch, speed and other nuances. Written information may have little meaning until it is heard. These learners often benefit from reading text aloud and using a tape recorder.

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