The motivation paper is due Friday. It should be from 4-6 pages, double space, 12 font times-new roman. Y ou don’t need to include a Reference page nor do you need to include citations in the text. Use information from the text (chapter 10), lectures, classroom discussions and “delicious.” The delicious tag is “motivation” and you should find all the on-line information you need there.

Topic— What should a teacher know about motivation?

You should include two sections: 1) Discuss the various theories about motivation (Behavioral-Skinner, Bandura; Constructivist-Piaget, Adkinson (Achievement), Weiner (Attributrion), Wigfield (Expectency), Mazlow (needs) 2) Discuss your plan/strategies for motivating students once you have your own classroom.