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    10.08 D1 A Day Malleable Intelligence 10.08 D1 A Day Malleable Intelligence Presentation Transcript

    • Day 1: October 8
      • Objective: SWBAT explain the theory of malleable intelligence
      • Homework: page 26 reflective writing
      • Warm up:
        • Do you think chimpanzees can learn American Sign Language? How about use a computer? Why or why not?
    • Meet Jane Goodall…
    • Today’s Agenda
      • Malleable Intelligence Article
        • Pre reading test
        • Post reading writing
      • Jigsaw Groups: Evidence of Malleable Intelligence
      • Journal: Reflection on the ideas of malleable intelligence
    • Glue in anticipation guide
      • Label page 27: Malleable Intelligence
      • Corner Glue strip at top of page
      • Read the questions… answer on the LEFT side
    • Anticipation Guide
      • People are born either smart, average or dumb.
      • The parts of the brain do not change size.
      • The brain is made of billions of nerve cells.
      • If you use your brain a lot, it will become stronger.
      • It is impossible to train your brain to be a better reader.
    • Concept Map
      • In group, on pg 27
      • Create thinking map for article
      • Identify the main idea and at least three supporting ideas
      • Four minutes
    • Jigsaw
      • In your letter group, get ready to present info on your topic.
      • On page 26, you will need to use the TOP HALF of the page to take notes on all five examples of malleable intelligence
    • Order of presentations
      • New Neurons
      • Baby Brains
      • Remarkable Rats
      • Learning Languages
      • Musical Mastery
      • Clever Cabbies
      • ~3 minutes to present and summarize in your notes on page 26
    • Page 26 Summary Ideas
      • Did you find this subject interesting? Why?
      • Did you find it surprising? Why?
      • Did this change the way you are approaching your school challenges?
      • Do you believe that you can grow your brain through hard work?
      • What is one thing you learned today that you never knew before?