Teaching and Learning through Multiple Intelligences by Linda C. CampbellTeaching and Learning through Multiple Intelligences by Linda C. Campbell

Teaching and Learning through Multiple Intelligences

byLinda C. Campbell, Bruce Campbell, Dee Dickinson

Paperback | August 7, 2003

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Teaching and Learning Through Multiple Intelligences in an outstanding resource that offers expert analysis of Gardner's “Theory of Multiple Intelligences”—and the knowledge to extend this theory to effective classroom practice. Broad-based and comprehensive, this text describes implications for pedagogy, team-teaching, student strengths, curriculum, assessment, community involvement, and diverse classroom models. The authors devote one chapter to each of the eight intelligences. They define intelligence, provide a checklist for identifying it, suggest environmental considerations, and offer related teaching strategies. Additional chapters survey Gardner's recent work on teaching for understanding, performance-based assessment, and model MI school programs and student outcomes.

Linda Campbell, Ph.D. is a professor of education at Antioch University Seattle. She has designed and administered teacher education programs for urban and tribal communities. The recipient of a Gates Foundation grant in 2002, Linda creates college access prograns for underserved students.She authored Multiple Intelligences and Student...
Title:Teaching and Learning through Multiple IntelligencesFormat:PaperbackPublished:August 7, 2003Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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Introduction Welcome to Create Your Own Digital MoviesCongratulations on getting started learning how to make movies using your personal computer. You'll find that it's easy and fun to shoot, edit, and share videos with your family members and friends . Did you know that you don't have to learn every feature in your editing software, and you don't have to learn the entire software program to get started? In this book, you'll learn a few basics first and then enjoy a project-oriented approach to help you get started and succeed in making great movies.Making great movies is 75% about shooting well and 25% about editing well. If you learn how to shoot lively, interesting footage, your movies will shine. Whereas most video how-to books concentrate on editing alone, this book helps you develop all the skills—including both shooting and editing—you need to make great videos!First, you'll learn how to make movies for any occasion, and then you'll move on to specific, in-depth chapters that guide you step-by-step in making some of the most popular kinds of movies. In the first four chapters, you'll get these essentials:An overview on equipment basics—You'll learn about what you need in the way of a camcorder, accessories, a PC, and editing software.How to shoot—You'll learn the basic building blocks for making movies.How to edit—You'll learn the specific skills you need to use Movie Maker, along with general advice on how to edit well.How to share your movies—You'll learn how to share your movies on the Web, via DVD, and more.In addition, you'll learn the specifics of shooting and editing great-looking movies for specific situations, as discussed in the following chapters:Chapter 5, "Project 1: Creating Birthday Party and Baby Movies"Chapter 6, "Project 2: Making Travel or Vacation Movies"Chapter 7, "Project 3: Making Sporting Event Movies"Chapter 8, "Project 4: Making School Play (and Other Live Event) Movies"Chapter 9, "Project 5: Making Family Memory Movies"Are you interested in making great video, and do you want to learn only what you need to know to shoot and edit your first movies? Then this book is for you!This book teaches you only what you need to know to get started making movies. When you understand the basic skills, you'll be able to make movies for many different kinds of occasions:Baby and birthday party movies—By making birthday party and baby movies, you can share happy moments in life with your family and friends.Vacation and travel movies—You can make the memories of a trip last long after the suitcase is unpacked by recording your adventures and sharing them with others.Sports movies—You can capture all the action of your favorite sports team or family athlete by making sports movies.School and other live-event movies—You can video all the fun of music and other performances and share your movies with your family or the whole class.Family memory movies—You can edit together photos, audio, old films, and VHS movies, as well as new video footage that you shoot to preserve precious family memories.Are you using software other than Movie Maker? Or editing on a Mac? Although this book provides specific information on Movie Maker software for the PC, it provides plenty of help in making great movies, no matter what editing software or computer you use.With a wealth of information on video equipment, shooting and shot lists, general editing skills and techniques, and essential information on how to share movies, this book will teach you—quickly and easily—how to create your own digital movies from start to finish, and you'll learn only what you need to know.So get started and enjoy the excitement of creating your first movies!© Copyright Pearson Education. All rights reserved.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Many Kinds of Intelligence.

 1. A Way with Words: Verbal-Linguistic Intelligence.

 2. The Calculating Mind: Logical-Mathematical Intelligence.

 3. Moving to Learn: Kinesthetic Intelligence.

 4. Everyone Is an Artist: Visual-Spatial Intelligence.

 5. Tuning In: Musical Intelligence.

 6. Understanding One Another: Interpersonal Intelligence.

 7. The World Within: Intrapersonal Intelligence.

 8. The World Around Us: Naturalist Intelligence.

 9. Curriculum Development through the Multiple Intelligences.

10. Dissolving the Boundaries: Assessment That Enhances Learning.

11. Lessons Learned.


Subject Index.

Name Index.