Social Constructivism

Order Description

A concept map is a type of graphic organizer that helps students to organize and illustrate their understanding of a concept. Concept maps usually begin with a main idea and branches off to show how that main idea is linked to other ideas. (Inspiration Software Inc.)

1. View the following video for more information on concept maps.

(Links to an external site.)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bQlgx5biqCQ (Links to an external site.)

2. Download a free concept-mapping tool and use it to generate a concept map to illustrate your understanding of social constructivism

3. Your concept map must illustrate :

a) A clear differentiation between constructivism and social constructivism

b) How constructivism and social constructivism are linked.

4. Some free concept-mapping tools are :

Mind Manger – https://www.mindjet.com/ (Links to an external site.)

Inspiration – https://www.inspiration.com/freetrial (Links to an external site.)

Please note that you are not limited to the use of these 2 tools. You may use any other tool that is available to you.

Rubric
Rubric for Concept Map
Rubric for Concept Map
Criteria Ratings Pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeThe document is appropriately named and submitted on time
5.0 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeShows sound understanding of social constructivism
5.0 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeShows clear differentiation between constructivism and social constructivism
5.0 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeShows how constructivism and social constructivism are linked
5.0 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeDocument is well presented with no spelling and grammar errors
5.0 pts
Total Points: 25.0