PHILOSOPHICAL AND SOCIOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONS OF EDUCATION: What are some of the philosophies and methods of teaching?

CHAPTER  THREE

CATEGORIES OF PHILOSOPHIES

3a iv). Analyze the philosophies and methods of teaching

3.7 Philosophy and Methods of Teaching

Philosophy also influences methods of teaching. Philosophy determines the methods of teaching. Different philosophical approaches recommends different methods of teaching.

a. Methods of teaching recommended by Idealism.

Some of the methods recommended by idealism are:

  • Reading method.
  • Lecture method.
  • Singing songs
  • Storytelling.
  • Question – answer method.
  • Discussion.

b. Methods of teaching children recommended by naturalism

Some of the methods recommended by naturalism are:

  • Activity method.
  • Observation method.
  • Play method.
  • Experimentation method.

c. Methods of teaching children recommended by pragmatism:

Some of the methods recommended by pragmatism are:

According to pragmatism methods of teaching should related to the interests and needs of the child. The methods include:

  • Activity method.
  • Observation method.
  • Play method.
  • Experimentation method.
  • Project method.
  • Problem-solving method

 

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