IN THEIR OWN WAY New Edition
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IN THEIR OWN WAY New Edition
Discovering and Encouraging Your Child's Multiple Intelligences
Thomas Armstrong

Does your child have a favourite subject, activity or hobby? Children learn in multiple ways and lecturer, Thomas Armstrong, has shown hundreds of thousands of parents and teachers how to locate those unique areas in each of our children where learning and creativity seem to flow with special vigour.

In this fully updated classic on multiple intelligences, Armstrong sheds new light on the “eight ways to bloom” or the eight kinds of “multiple intelligences.” While everyone possesses all eight intelligences, Armstrong delineates how to discover your child's particular areas of strength among them.

The book shatters the conventional wisdom that brands our students as “underachievers,” “unmotivated” or as suffering from “learning disabilities,” “attention deficit hyperactivity disorder” or other “learning diseases.” Armstrong explains how these flawed labels often overlook students who are in possession of a distinctive combination of multiple intelligences and demonstrates how to help them acquire knowledge and skills according to their sometimes extraordinary aptitudes.

Filled with resources for the home and classroom, this new edition of In Their Own Way offers inspiration for every learning situation.

More Information
  • Published : 07/08/2000
  • ISBN : 9781585420513
  • Format : Paperback
  • Imprint : Tarcher
  • Size (mm): 152 x 229
  • Category: Parenting
  • Pages : 304
  • Edition : New Edition