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    Practitioners in the Early Years setting must support children as active learners in order for them to develop to their fullest potential. Active learning covers a wide range of aspects, however, it is not possible to cover them all as the subject is very extensive. Nevertheless, the following aspects of active learning will be covered: neuroscience, metacognition, schema development, social cognition, the influences of adult intervention and how children learn through play. As well as exploring the aspects of active learning, this essay will consider the challenges practitioners face when working with children under three years old. Active learning involves basing all learning around the child in real life or imaginary situations. Children…

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    Introduction Students do not learn much by just sitting behind a desk listening to their teacher, memorising information and reproducing it. Children must be engaged in what they are learning by talking about it in the classroom, writing about what they have learnt and may be able to relate it to their past experience or apply it to the daily lives. It is important that children take what they have learnt in the classroom along with them in their day to day living. This chapter will outline…

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    Active Learning Theory

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    Physicists should be trained more interactively; having to think more and engage more in the concept of focus. This style of learning is called active learning. The proper definition of active learning is "a process whereby students engage in activities, such as reading, writing, discussion, or problem solving that promote analysis, synthesis, and evaluation of class content"(Active Learning 1). This learning style has proven to help students with not only their grades, but their attendance…

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    Active While Learning

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    whether or not it is better for students to be active while they learn as well as being active in their daily lives to help enhance their learning and memory. There are multiple studies being conducted to compare and contrast active students versus non-active students and the results are surprising. Studies are being done through all age groups…

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    Flipping the classroom and Active Learning Educators and educational researchers have been questioning the effectiveness of teaching methods that are entirely lecture-based for decades (Barr & Tagg, 1995). Despite innovations in technology such as internet, virtual class, instant messaging are enabling alternative techniques for education, face-to-face lecture formats continue to be the primary method for most colleges (Bligh, 2000). Active learning methods require students to utilize…

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    Course: EDP2222 Activities for active engagement of learning According to the constructivist’s theory, in order for meaningful learning to occur, the students need to be making connections to their world (Churchill et al, 2012). Students are interested according to Fisher (2005) in maths that relates to their needs. The lesson plan includes ideas such as lengths of a table, how to use a ruler and a YouTube clip that explains the history of measurement, relating measurement to the real…

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    Course Pre-Assessment DIRECTIONS: Answer the 5 questions about Powerful & Purposeful social studies teaching and learning. Powerful & Purposeful Teaching and Learning What does ACTIVE teaching and learning mean to you? Active teaching and learning means that I have to teach students engaging lessons that they want to learn about and participate in. The students need to participate in the learning process while showing their ability to collaborate with other students. The teacher also…

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    opportunity to identify what they already know about predictions within a small group in clip two. My instruction linked the children’s development by providing opportunities for the children to use their prior knowledge of predictions and verbally communicate their understanding as well as record through writing on a chart within a small group. After the children identified their prior knowledge, I created a bridge to the new learning by building on their understanding through using a anchor…

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    The same active learning model and the levels of expectation and involvement of the ELL student should pervade all classes. For this reason, ideally, change toward an active learning instructional model should occur within a school rather than within a single classroom. Gaining a principal's support for an active instructional model is key to this. Even if it is only one teacher or two teachers working together to bring about change into their classrooms, the principal's support and recognition…

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    world whether active learning is a better way of teaching students than lecturing. Active learning is defined as “the process of having students engage in some activity that forces them to reflect upon ideas and how they are using those ideas.The attainment of knowledge by participating or contributing” (Edwards 1). Although it is hard to enact there is evidence that students learn more from doing than just listening. Some teachers argue that the traditional lecture is better because it uses…

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