"It's not how SMART you are that's important - it's HOW you are smart!"
Have students build their metacognition as they learn about multiple intelligences and learning styles!
SURVEY - Students can take a survey that uses language easily accessible and understandable to middle and high school students! Simple and clear directions help students navigate this handout!
INFORMATIONAL HANDOUT - Once student complete their survey, they can use the Multiple Intelligence Handout to identify and explore the definitions, characteristics, and learning styles of each intelligence!
RESULTS CHART - Using the information from the Multiple Intelligence Handout, students can graph their results to visually interpret where the strengths are!
GUIDED QUESTIONS - Three reflective questions designed to engage students' critical thinking skills while also allowing them to make connections between their strengths and learning styles!
STUDENT EXAMPLE – Provide your students with a genuine student model of the final graph and written responses!
Great as a standalone lesson or embedded into a Character Education or Career Exploration Unit!
Looking for more Character Education Activities? Check out these links!
Builiding Character – S.M.A.R.T. Goals for Students
Building Character – Creating a Personal Mission Statement
Building Character – A Motivational Poster
Builiding Character - Student Self-Reflection Worksheet (End of 1st Quarter)