Learning Styles Essay

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  • Learning Styles : A Learning Style Assessment

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    A learning style is a term used to describe the ways in which people gather, interpret, and store information. Each style can be broken down into a category based on sensory needs: auditory, visual, and tactile. The presumption is that you will best retain the information presented to you if the conditions of your learning style meet. Based on the idea that learning styles exist, I consider myself a visual learner. I prefer to write instructions and keep my thoughts organized. I generate ideas based

  • Vark Learning Styles: Read/Write Learning Style

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    VARK Learning styles: Read/write learning style Name: Institution: VARK Learning styles: Read/write learning style Overview of the read/write learning style The read/write learning style mainly makes the use of printed words to receive and convey learning information. Using the style enables one skill to become the input of another through the transfer of the ability to read to that of writing. The skills transfer is integral in raising the awareness of how the structural components involved in

  • Teaching and Learning Styles

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    features can play a part in the type of learning style the child prefers. The personality and genetic makeup of the learner also affects the way in which they perceive and process information differently to other learners. (Gregorc, 1982) According Ellis (1985, p.14) a learning style is “the more or less consistent way in which a person perceives, conceptualizes, organizes and recalls information.” Therefore it is extremely vital that teachers adapt their teaching styles within the classroom so that each

  • Learning Styles And The Learning Style

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    will be exploring the importance of learning styles and the effectiveness of them to student nurses, providing evidence from learning theories and also acknowledging David Kolb’s experiential cycle (1984). Furthermore, I will be discussing my dominant learning style, providing the advantages and disadvantages of my learning style on my learning and development, considering the various ways I can improve my learning. I will also explain my weaker learning style and express the different ways I can

  • Strengths And Weaknesses Of Learning Styles

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    preferences are sometimes referred to as learning styles and are used to describe and help us understand the different ways in which different people learn. Some learners may be very receptive to visual forms of information such as pictures and diagrams, whilst others prefer written and spoken explanations. Some people prefer to learn actively and interactively, whilst others work better on their own. The idea of learning styles usually refers to a preferred way of learning. It implies that each individual

  • The Learning Style Inventory ( Lsi )

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    researched on how to put together a project in order to identify the learning styles. The starting point of this scheme was supported by the Kolb learning style inventory (LSI). Finally, they came up with the idea of a questionnaire. They gathered eighty questions together, containing four different learning styles along with characteristics of the person/s that might fit in. The image below represents the theory along with the learning styles produced. (workpress.com, 2011) Many people will argue that

  • Learning Styles And Techniques Of Teaching

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    teaching, learning styles and techniques. Being able to observe a few different classrooms has given me an opportunity to witness different aspects of teaching. Through all of my observations during college of teachers I am confident that teaching is what I want to do with the rest of my life. I will touch on a few topics from my observation throughout my paper such as, the objective of the lesson, types of methods the teachers used, differentiation instruction, ways the teachers assess learning in the

  • Social Determinants Of Learning Style Preferences

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    class or in a work setting, every individual has a specific learning style that best fits them. Some people prefer to understand life interactively while others may prefer logical, concrete, or practical types of comprehension. From the cognitive aspect, individuals receive and process information differently which describes their learning style. According to the “Cultural Determinants of Learning Style Preferences” article, learning styles are cognitive, affective, and physiological traits that aid

  • Describe Your Preferred Learning Style

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    1. Describe your preferred learning style according to the results of the self-assessment. Discuss all four dimensions. After completing the online learning style self-assessment and analyzing my results, I have noticed that I’m a fairly balanced person on the two dimensions of the scales. I scored 1 towards being an active learner and a reflective learner. This means that I prefer learning by being physically active, equally to sitting and thinking about the matter quietly. I tend to prefer working

  • The Kolb 's Learning Styles Model

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    The Kolb’s Learning Styles model can help teachers to realize that students have different approaches to gaining knowledge. To address such a diverse group, teachers should provide learning objectives in many different ways to ensure that all learning styles are addressed. Today 's teachers are finding it increasingly challenging to engage students. When students show signs of lack of understanding and boredom, it is important that faculty adjust their lecture style. To help students be more engaged