|Warm Up for Module 2|
Learners will determine the characteristics and learning needs of 21st Century learners.
Listen to these leaners as they express what they want from school: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P0e3SRvAvQM&feature=youtu.be
Think about the students in your classroom, and about our younger generation in general. How might they answer the question asked in this video?
Create a list of ways they are different from young people in your generation. What skills to they possess that perhaps you did not possess at a young age? What are their expectations for school? What are their lives like outside of school? What are their expectations for their lives and careers?
Review eview what you learned in Module 1 and create a list of skills you consider important for your students to learn and what the best strategies might be to help them learn these skils.
At the end of this module compare your lists to what you learn in this module. In what ways do they match what will learn in this module? What new thoughts and ideas emerged?