2017-2018 Student Handbook

Kinesthetic Learners "Learning by Doing."

Characteristics

  • needs to apply it to understand it
  • action oriented in problem solving
  • difficulty with long periods of inactivity

Learning Strategies

  • active learning — group learning activities, labs, projects, portfolios, making models, conducting demonstrations, making presentations, taking lots of notes, papers
  • case studies, collaborative group projects, contextual learning and real-life applications
  • takes frequent study breaks with physical movement such as stretching, short walks and does better with shorter class periods stretched out during the week