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Autonomous Learner Model


Mrs. Fears’s ALM Power Point Presentation

This is the presentation I share with the 6th grade O.W.L. students.

ALMpowerpoint

GOALS of the AUTONOMOUS LEARNER MODEL

  • To have students become independent, creative, responsible learners
  • To help students develop a positive self-concept and social skills
  • To increase students’ knowledge base, independence, and ability to make decisions and find creative solutions to problems

5 Dimensions of the ALM

Dimension 1: ORIENTATION
Understanding Giftedness, Talent, Intelligence, & Creativity
Group Building Activities
Self/Personal Development
Program & School Opportunities & Responsibilities

Dimesion 2: INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT
Inter/Intra Personal
Learning Skills
Technology
College & Career Involvement
Organizational Skills
Productivity

Dimension 3: ENRICHMENT
Explorations
Investigations
Cultural Activities
Service
Adventure Trips

Dimension 4: SEMINARS
Futuristic
Problematic
Controversial
General Interest
Advanced Knowledge

Dimension 5: IN-DEPTH STUDY
Individual Projects
Group Projects
Mentorships
Presentations
Assessment

*** Moving from “student” to “life-long learner!” ***
(Developed by George Betts & Jolene Kercher)