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Master’s Creative Project
Engaging Secondary Students In Mathematics With Projects
Created By Implementing Howard Gardner’s Multiple Intelligences
Colleen G. Okeson
November 22, 2010
Graduate Studies in Education
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect medicine." It was 50 yards down the hill, so Dad started his arms swinging like a windmill at the top of the hill. By the time he got to the bottom, going about 50 mph at his own estimate, he hit the kid like a...
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Engaging students in the study of mathematics is one of the goals of NCTM (Principles,
2000). The educator used Howard Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligences created in 1983 to
increase the level of engagement of her...
events. After observing and interviewing all students in the creative project, the instructor
realized that the boys often became frustrated and tired of repetition, like converting
measurements for the scale drawing project and making numerous...
The final learning style surveyed, intrapersonal, showed fewer males with a preference of
working alone. The educator, during her years of teaching, has observed that boys chose to work
alone rather than with other students. After the...
The main goal of CNSES is to assist high school teachers in understanding how to align
their chemistry course instruction with NSES. One of the first points made in the publication is
the fact that chemistry is, as stated by former ACS president...
I discovered through interviews that the majority of the students involved in the creative
project preferred working in groups. Allowing students to choose the group members exhibited
excitement. Explaining the assignments...
Learning in detail about the different learning styles created by Howard Gardner
increased my desire to implement the strategies that have been proven to help students learn to
the best of their abilities. Even though at times I feel frustrated...
I learned during the research how very important it is to use cross curriculum to
encourage interest in mathematics. I have learned that reaching one child is worth all the time,
effort and persistence it takes. Being an advocate does make a...
As a young creative director, I was tasked with creating a web development
process for a small web software startup company. Small businesses would
hire us to design their website, and then they would subscribe to our online
Approval for project
Approval for the creative project was received February 2010. It was given by James
McCoy, doctor in the Master’s of Education department at Southern Utah University.
It is reasonable to assume that this would decrease acute performance by conducting the exercises so close together, but it may bring an increase in endurance. This method would also seem more time efficient. Conclusion As established previously,...
Parent/guardian letter of approval
A letter was sent to the parent/guardian of Mrs. Okeson’s algebra I students on March 2,
2010. Contact information was given if the adult did not want their child participating in the
Students, children, or youth who give evidence of high achievement capability in
areas such as intellectual, creative, artistic, or leadership capacity, or in specific
academic fields, and who need services and activities not ordinarily provided...