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Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences

8 Ways if knowing
STUDY
PLAY
Verbal/Linguistic
words, and language, Thinks in words; Loves reading, writing, and telling stories; plays word games; learns with language.
Intrapersonal
relates to inner states of being , self reflection, meta-cognition,(thinking about thinking), and awareness of spiritual realities.
Interpersonal
operates primarily through person to person relationships and communication
Naturalist
Deals with the recognition, appreciation, and understanding of the flora and fauna of the natural world
Music Rhythmic
based on the recognition of tonal patterns, including various environmental sounds, and on a sensitivity to rhythm and beats
Bodily//Kinesthetic
related to physical movement and the knowings and wisdom of the body, including the brain's motor cortex, which controls bodily motion
Visual/spatial
relies on the sense of sight and being able to visualize an object , includes the ability to create internal mental images, and pictures
Logical Mathematical
often called scientific thinking, this intelligence deals with inductive reasoning/thinking, numbers and the recognition of abstract patterns