Multiple Intelligences is a theory proposed by Howard Gardner, an American developmental psychologist. His theory suggests that our intelligence is contingent upon different abilities. We learn best through different means and not all by the same mean.
The theory outlines eight abilities:
Visual- spatialLogical- mathematical
Musical- rhythmic and harmonic
Let's go more into depth with each ability. The following diagram is a good summary.
You may already know what type of learner you are by looking at the chart. You may be a combination of these abilities. Primary is made up of many different types of learners. So, how do we adapt Singing Time to these different types of learners?