Theories of Teaching and Learning
Kind of Activity:
Students will be able to define philosophical terms and discuss their relevance to Helen's life.
Common Core Standards:
Assign groups of students to the following terms, and ask them to define and teach these terms to the class.
- Empiricism (as in Empiricism v. Rationalism)
- Constructivism (especially in teaching and learning)
- Experiential Learning
After each group has done their research, ask them to identify a passage in the text that seems relevant to their term. Have the group discuss how that passage is relevant and what significance these ideas had...
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