chapter  12
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Make Learning Meaningful

ByJoanna C. Dunlap, Scott Grabinger

Howmanytimeshaveyouheardstudentsmakethesetypesofcommentsorask similarquestionsduringinstruction?Suchstudentquestionstypicallyaccompany onespecificinstructionalactivity:theintroductionofnewcontentpresentedoutof context,suchasintroducingsentencestructuringanddiagrammingwithout involvingthestudentsinwritingactivities,orintroducingcomputerprogramming conceptswithoutputtingthestudentsinfrontofcomputers.