Increasing Student Motivation: Strategies for Middle and High School Teachers
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Increasing Student Motivation: Strategies for Middle and High School Teachers

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ISBN-13:
9781412906234
Einband:
Taschenbuch
Erscheinungsdatum:
01.09.2005
Seiten:
145
Autor:
Margaret A. Theobald
Gewicht:
349 g
Format:
256x176x13 mm
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

Foreword by John A. Pohl
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Introduction
1. Motivation Is a Mindset
Each Student Learns
Mistakes Aid Learning
Positive Feedback Is Necessary
Self-Concept Affects the Mindset
Summary
2. Motivation Is Influenced Through Observation
Project Intensity and Enthusiasm
Model Self-Confidence
Summary
3. Motivation Is Affected by Timing
Timing of Needs Varies
Needs Drive Objectives
Summary
4. Motivation Is Independence
Teach Goal Setting
Encourage Performance Appraisal
Provide for Self-Reinforcement
Role-Play With Optional Actions
Summary
5. Motivation Is Reflected in Victory
Process Leads to Success
Success Comes From Finished Products
Summary
6. Motivation Involves Action
Opportunities for Active Learning
Situations for Hands-on Activities
Summary
7. Motivation Is Increased Through Transfer
Relate New to Old Learning
Adapt Tasks to Student Interests
Clarify the Abstract
Summary
8. Motivation Is Inherent to Individuality
Recognize Weaknesses and Strengths
Relate Cognitive Experiences to Abilities
Demonstrate Talents and Skills
Express One's Differences From Others
Summary
9. Motivation Is Rooted in Ownership
Teach Responsibility
Involve Students in Decisions
Summary
10. Motivation Is Natural
Challenge Students
Encourage Student Expression
Acknowledge Student Views
Summary
Resource A: Strategies and Learning Styles
Resource B: Bloom's Taxonomy, Cognitive
Resource C: Positive Word List
Resource D: Example, Student Goals
Resource E: Example, Student Lesson Plan
References
Index
All educators aim to spark in students a motivation to learn and succeed in school. The challenge lies in creating an environment and atmosphere that encourages, nurtures, and celebrates the desire to learn in all students.