Monday, May 14, 2012

Interpersonal Intelligence

General Characteristics

Those individuals who appropriately and frequently hone in on others’ feelings, display empathy towards others, and interact with others are gifted with interpersonal intelligence. A tenderhearted child may often be in tears on behalf of others.

Curricula Planning

·         Cooperative learning
·         Peer tutoring
·         Social gatherings
·         Simulations
·         Apprenticeships
·         Academic clubs


·         Board games
·         Party supplies
·         Props for role plays
·         Interactive software

Teaching Strategies

Objective: Incorporate peer sharing, cooperative learning, and group discussions
·         Teach
·         Collaborate
·         Interact


·         Design class simulation
·         Discuss events, details, facts, etc. learned
·         Demonstrate concepts using people placed in certain ways (act out)