Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Social constructivism

Social Constuctivism

Related Books

Free with a 30 day trial from Scribd

See all
  • Be the first to comment

Social constructivism

  1. 1. SOCIAL CONSTRUCTIVISM Samson Baby B.Ed. English
  2. 2. OVERVIEW Lev Vygotsky's constructivist theory, which is often called Social Constructivism. According to Lev Vygotsky Culture gives the child the cognitive tools needed for development. Adults such as parents and teachers are conduits for the tools of the culture, including language. The tools culture provides a child include cultural history, social context, and language. Today they also include electronic forms of information access.
  3. 3. What is Social Constructivism? Emphasizes the importance of culture and context in understanding what occurs in society and constructing knowledge based on this understanding .
  4. 4. Assumptions Knowledge is a product of human interaction. Knowledge is socially and culturally constructed that is influenced by the group and it’s environment. Learning is a social activity.
  5. 5. Examples of Social Constructivist Classroom Activities Social Constructivism: Whole Language Social Constructivism: Collaborative learning Social Constructivism: Situated Learning Social Constructivism: Anchored Instruction Social Constructivism: Games, Simulations, Cases, and Problem Solving
  6. 6. Whole language approaches tend to emphasize writing about what the child already knows and can explain verbally. Social Constructivism: Whole Language
  7. 7. Social Constructivism: Collaborative Learning Learning is promoted through collaboration -- collaboration among students, and between students and teacher.
  8. 8. Social Constructivism: Games, Simulations, Cases, and Problem Solving All four of the instructional approaches covered in this section involve students in interesting, "real" activities. We say "real" even though many games are clearly not realistic. . All of these approaches involve students in learning about, playing in, or solving problems in an environment that has rules or patterns.

    Be the first to comment

    Login to see the comments

  • HazelGraceTapulao

    Dec. 16, 2017
  • NonaNonita

    Mar. 4, 2019
  • SaadT1

    May. 28, 2019
  • MerinRaj4

    Dec. 13, 2019
  • AngelitoSuganob

    Aug. 31, 2020
  • EngrZain3

    Jul. 11, 2021
  • SajidKaleem2

    Jul. 11, 2021

Social Constuctivism

Views

Total views

8,850

On Slideshare

0

From embeds

0

Number of embeds

0

Actions

Downloads

137

Shares

0

Comments

0

Likes

7

×