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Galeet BenZion says that kinesthetic and tactile learning are separate learning styles with different characteristics.

Kinesthetic is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Kinesthetic books and related discussion.

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Kinesthetic Learner Characteristics
The word kinesthetic refers to movement of the body.
Kinesthetic Times of the Day – Student Worksheet. ST 8. 6.
Dynamical System Modulation for Robot Learning via Kinesthetic
We present a system for robust robot skill acquisition from kinesthetic demonstrations.

Suggested News Resources

Bodily/Kinesthetic Learner by Alline
Alline says: Those who have high bodily-kinesthetic intelligence are said to be good at body movement, performing actions and physical control. People who are strong in this area tend to have excellent hand-eye coordination and dexterity.
Teachers to do some learning
The workshop will guide teachers as they learn to use movement to draw upon students' kinesthetic, visual, and musical intelligence. The instruction is geared toward students in grades 3 through 12.
New director brings new vision to youth strings group
Some are kinesthetic learners and thrive when physical activity — such as jumping or throwing a ball — is incorporated into learning music. And some kids are visual learners and respond best to the traditional method of seeing music on the page.
Listen up
When my seventh-grade English teacher taught us about the three types of learners — visual, kinesthetic and auditory — a doorbell went off in my head and I found a home with the listeners. I like talk shows on the radio. I like stand-up comedy.
Teacher of the Week: Lisa Paul Uses Technology to Teach
Hands-on learning is a huge part of the Montessori teacher's kinesthetic method. New touch screen computers she's receiving through an Unsung Heroes grant will join kinesthetics with technology.

Suggested Web Resources

Kinesthetic learning - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kinesthetic - VARK
If you have a strong preference for Kinesthetic (doing) learning you should use some or all of the following: all your senses - sight, touch, taste, smell, hearing ...
Kinesthetic Learners
Jan 12, 2000 Kinesthetic Learners.
kinesthetic - definition of kinesthetic by the Free Online Dictionary
kin·es·the·sia (k n s-th zh , k n s-). n. The sense that detects bodily position, weight , or movement of the muscles, tendons, and joints.
The physical (bodily-kinesthetic) learning style
An overview of the physical (bodily-kinesthetic) learning style.

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