Lesson 1: What are multiple intelligences?


ETAP 623 Spring 2018 Section 6476 | User:Scbass | Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom


Participants will identify the multiple intelligences.


Howard Gardner first proposed the theory of multiple intelligences. The theory is to support what we all know is true, one-size does not fit all. "Howard Gardner, the Harvard professor who originally proposed the theory, says that there are multiple types of human intelligence, each representing different ways of processing information". Below are the intelligences, an explanation, and some occupations that one may obtain with the specific intelligence.

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Learning Tasks

Read the article about Multiple Intelligences, watch the video, and then assess yourself to see how well you know the intelligences.

Article: Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences

Video: What are Multiple Intelligences?

Video: Television Shows Explaining the Intelligences

Assessment Quizlet

That's it!! You're ready for Lesson 2: Why are they important?


Image: https://peltjournal.wordpress.com/2013/08/22/multiple-intelligences/

Multiple Intelligences: What Does the Research Say? (2016, July 20). Retrieved April 30, 2018, from https://www.edutopia.org/multiple-intelligences-research