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The fun of motivation : crossing the threshold concepts

Author: Mary Francis, (Librarian)
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Association of College and Research Libraries, A division of the American Library Association, 2017.
Series: ACRL publications in librarianship, no. 71.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Fun of Motivation is organized into two parts--Part I examines the theories behind motivation and fun in the classroom, and three instructional techniques that highlight their benefits. Part II offers the application of the theory set up in part I. It is composed of six chapters, each addressing one of the threshold concepts provided in the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. Each chapter  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Problems and exercises
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Francis, Mary (Librarian).
Fun of motivation
Chicago, Illinois : Association of College and Research Libraries, A division of the American Library Association, 2017
(DLC) 2019981657
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Francis, (Librarian)
ISBN: 9780838989333 0838989330 0838989349 9780838989340
OCLC Number: 1014191778
Description: xiii, 168 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part I. Background and theory --
Motivation of students --
Fun as a means of motivation --
Humor --
Games --
Group work --
Part II. Fun as a means of motivation --
Framework concept : authority is constructed and contextual --
Framework concept : information creation as a process.
Series Title: ACRL publications in librarianship, no. 71.
Responsibility: by Mary Francis.

Abstract:

Examines the theories behind motivation and fun in the classroom, and offers three instructional techniques that highlight their benefits. The book then explores the application of these theories,  Read more...

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