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The Nine Events of Instruction


The Nine Events of Instruction

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According to Robert Gagne, there are nine events that activate processes needed for effective learning. Gagne believes all lessons should include this sequence of events: Gain Attention Pique the learners' interest in the subject. Inform Learner of Objective Let the learners know what they will be learning. Recall Prior Knowledge Get the learners to think about what they already know. Present Material Teach the topic. Provide Guided Learning Help the learners follow along as... More
Material Type: Reference Material
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Date Added to MERLOT: July 25, 2008
Date Modified in MERLOT: December 17, 2012
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Submitter: John Prusch


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Language: English
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