What is the definition of scaffolding?

Answer Scaffolding is a temporary platform, typically made of metal or lumber, used by construction workers and painters to reach high locations. Scaffolding is normally built against a wall or other surf... Read More »

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What is the definition of scaffolding& ZPD?

Scaffolding and ZPD are teaching philosophies that are part of the instruction model cognitive apprenticeship. Scaffolding is when a teacher designs a plan based on the skill set of the student and... Read More »

How do I use scaffolding?

Sturdy GroundCheck the ground before setting up the scaffolding. Because scaffolding needs to be built up high, make sure that the ground is solid and supportive. Use wide, wooden boards as a base ... Read More »

What is scaffolding in learning?

There are many theories on how children learn; cognitive development is a much-explored field. The sociocultural theory of cognitive development has led to the development of the idea of scaffoldin... Read More »

Can I put a ladder on scaffolding?

Never put a ladder or any other object on scaffolding in order to gain access to higher areas. Always secure a ladder at the top and bottom and never carry tools or supplies up a ladder with one ha... Read More »