Howard Gardner

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Theory of Multiple Intelligences
Authors:
 Genevieve Yost
 Geoff Frazier
 C. M. Beck
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Biographical Information:
Howard Earl Gardner
- Born 1943 (Scranton, PA)
- Parents Fled Germany 1938
- Phillips Academy – Harvard University
- Currently Harvard Professor
http://www.infed.org/thinkers/gardner.htm
http://www.infed.org/thinkers/gardner.htm
http://pzweb.harvard.edu/PIs/HG.htm
Intelligence Quotient Testing
Alfred Binet
- 1904, France
-Intelligence Quotient Testing
- Simon-Binet Scale
www.anvari.org/cols/IQ_Test_for_Blondes.html
http://iq-test.learninginfo.org/iq01.htm
http://www.psychology.sbc.edu/Alfred%20Binet.htm
The Theory of
Multiple Intelligences
 1983- Howard Gardner developed the MI Theory
 Currently nine classifications of intelligence
1.) Linguistic Intelligence
2.) Logical/Mathematical Intelligence
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/education/ed_mi_overview.html
M.I. Theories Continued
3.) Musical Rhythmic Intelligence
4.) Bodily/Kinesthetic Intelligence
5.) Spatial Intelligence
6.) Naturalist Intelligence
7.) Intrapersonal Intelligence
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/education/ed_mi_overview.html
M.I. Theories Continued
8.) Interpersonal Intelligence
9.) Existential Intelligence
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/education/ed_mi_overview.html
Applying MI in the Classroom
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Lesson Design
Groups
Classroom layout
Encourage collaboration and "thinking outside the box”
Remember that there can be more than one answer
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/education/ed_mi_tips.html
http://www.newhorizons.org/strategies/mi/campbell3.htm#
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Review Questions
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Where is Howard Gardner currently a Professor at?
Yale
Brown
Towson
Harvard
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Question 2
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Who was the father of the first IQ test
Eric Erikson
Alfred Binet
John Dewey
Connor Beck
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Question 3
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Which is NOT one of the nine Multiple
Intelligences?
Spatial
Cooperative
Interpersonal
Musical
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Work Cited
Campbell, Bruce (1989). Multiplying Intelligence in the Classroom. Retrieved September 25, 2008, from New Horizons
for Learning Web site: http://www.newhorizons.org/strategies/mi/campbell3.htm#a
Gardner, Howard (2008). Howard Gardner. Retrieved September 25, 2008, from Harvard University Web site:
http://pzweb.harvard.edu/PIs/HG.htm
Smith, Mark K. (2002, 2008) 'Howard Gardner and multiple intelligences', the encyclopedia of informal education,
http://www.infed.org/thinkers/gardner.htm.
(2008). Educational Resources. Retrieved September 25, 2008, from PBS Great Performances Web site:
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/education/ed_mi_overview.html

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