Learning Styles

The 8 learning styles with details and characteristics.

Verbal/Linguistic

- means: related to words and language

- likes discussions and debates

- learns best by seeing and hearing words

Logical/Mathematical

- means: reasoned and precise

- works with numbers well

- learns best with categorizing and patterns

Bodily/Kinesthetic

- means: physical activity; senses

- moves around/body language

- learns best by interacting

Visual/Spatial

- means: mental images; sight

- imaginative

- learns best by visualizing; dreaming

Musical/Rhythmic

- means: through music, painting, etc.

- music; picks songs, melodies.

- learns best with rhythm, melody, etc.

Interpersonal

- means: relationships with people

- understands people

- learns best by working with others

Intrapersonal

- means: intra - within, personal - self

- self-aware; instinctual

- learns best by working alone

Naturalistic

- means: nature and environment

- works outside; categorizing

- learns best with nature patterns; learning functions