Students working quiety
Teacher led lecture
Students are passive learners
Materials are primarily textbooks and workbooks.
Materials include primary sources of material and manipulative materials.
Learning is interactive, building on what the student already knows.
Teachers have a dialogue with students, helping students construct their own knowledge
Constructivism stimulates and engages students.
Constructivism concentrates on learning how to think and understand.
Constructivism is most successful with children from privileged backgrounds.
Constructivism promotes social and communication skills within the classroom.
Multiple choice test