ADDIE Model Lesson Plan

Ed App

Today we are going to talk about one of them, that is ADDIE model lesson plans, and how online tools and learning platforms such as EdApp can foster better results in ADDIE model application. What is ADDIE? Benefits of Using the ADDIE Model Lesson Plan.


Back To Basics: What is ADDIE?

Obsidian Learning

This week we wanted to discuss one of the most common instructional design models, ADDIE. ADDIE is an acronym for a model of instructional design and development. Let’s look at ADDIE in more detail to find out whether it could work for you, your project and your client. D esign: This phase in the ADDIE process is where you really start to lay pen on paper… or finger on mouse. As a linear model, ADDIE might not be applicable to every course or learning opportunity.


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eLearning Course Design: 7 Instructional Design Theories & Models To Consider

Adobe Captivate

Here are the top 7 Instructional Design theories & models that you should consider for your next eLearning course. Learning various Instructional Design theories will help you develop more meaningful eLearning courses. Here are 7 top Instructional Design theories that you may want to think about for your upcoming eLearning course design. Situated Cognition Theory. Essentially, the theory is based on the concept that you cannot separate knowing from doing.

Definitions: Alternatives to the ADDIE Instructional Design Model

Kapp Notes

There are a number of alternatives to the ADDIE instructional design model which are not considered or given much due in the “main stream” ID press. Here are a number of the models/concepts/philosophies that are outside of the traditional thinking about ADDIE, ISD and HPT (there are many more). However, I think more than a process for creating instruction; it is the application of instructional strategies that really is the heart of designing effective learning interventions.


Back To Basics: Instructional Design Terminology

Obsidian Learning

ADDIE: A conceptual and iterative application model for instructional systems design; the components include: Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation. Analysis: First phase of ADDIE. Cognitive Strategies: Specific methods used to solve problems, including reasoning, planning, rehearsal of newly learned information, and relating newly-learned information to existing knowledge. In our first Back to Basics blog “What is Instructional Design?”

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Theory vs. Application in Instructional Design: One Academics View

Learning Visions

Tuesday, February 12, 2008 Theory vs. Application in Instructional Design: One Academics View A long time ago, I decided I was much better at the practical side of things than the theoretical. but rather because he brings up some interesting points about the disconnect between the theory of instructional design in academia and the actual practice of it. See what John has to say in Instructional Design and Academia -- Where Theory and Practice RARELY Meet. Do I use ADDIE?

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According to Wikipedia, design thinking stands for “ design-specific cognitive activities that designers apply during the process of designing. Is Design Thinking Missing From ADDIE? This article by Angel Green of Allen Interactions discusses how instructional designers (who normally pay more attention to theory, documentation, and content curation than the actual product they design) could harness the power of design thinking in their work.

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Instructional Design: The Process – 1

Origin Learning

Enough has been written about ID and its various theories and models that define the various approaches or strategies to learning design. If we were to attend a workshop on Instructional Design, I would envision it to look something like this: >ADDIE model has been listed again and separately because of its importance in the ID process. The objective of this sectionis only to introduce the concepts and encourage the beginners to learn more about the models and theories.

What Opportunities are there for Instructional Designers  &  Developers?

Adobe Captivate

Knowledge of following theories and models: Situated Cognition Theory. Sociocultural Learning Theory. The ADDIE Model. What Opportunities are Available? In the context of writing this article, I am focusing on the Irish & UK employment market. Training is now recognised as not only needed in all industries but in some countries, it is mandatory to provide quality training to your employees.

Sneak Peak: My Book on Gamification of Learning and Instruction

Kapp Notes

Chapter Three presents theories behind the elements of gamification. Also explored are the concepts of distributed practice, social learning theory, achieving the flow state, scaffolding and game levels, and the power of episodic memory. In Chapter Eight, methods are presented for creating game-based learning in the cognitive domains of declarative, conceptual and procedural knowledge as well as rules-based learning.

Is Your Instructional Design Strategy Right For Your eLearning Project?


What learning theory would serve the project’s needs best? Is the ADDIE model for Instructional Design most suitable or does your team need to use something else? What Learning Theory Are You Using? As laid out by Wikipedia, learning theories are “Conceptual frameworks describing how knowledge is absorbed, processed, and retained during learning.” This includes environmental factors, cognitive factors, as well as emotional factors.

Designing for an uncertain world

Clark Quinn

ADDIE for process), is that most are based upon a flawed premise. It’s in the nature of our cognitive architecture to have some randomness. David Metcalf talks about learning theory mashups as ways to incorporate new technologies, which is, at least, a good interim step and possibly the necessary approach. And a design process that recognizes how we use tools and work with others in the world as a part of a larger vision of cognition, problem-solving, and design.

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7 Industrial Training Tips: Get Better Job Performance from Better Training

Convergence Training

It’s important to know that while ADDIE is probably the most commonly used method for designing and developing training, it’s not the only one (and of course, each has its pros and cons and it’s advocates and critics). Avoiding cognitive overload.

ID is not ISD

Big Dog, Little Dog

Two popular ISD models are ADDIE and The Dick and Carey Model. ISD can also be extended by using Frog Design's model to solve wicked or complex problems as it aligns with ADDIE: Some popular ID models include Rapid Instructional Design (RID) , Gagne's Nine Steps of Instruction , John Keller's ARCS mode l, Merrill's Component Display Theory , and van Merriënboer's 4C/ID Model.


Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Beginning Instructional Designers Toolkit

Learning Visions

A list of important books, key terminology, basic theory. Because its true -- you can impress your clients and peers by working "cognitive load" into a sentence. And, more importantly, you can improve your design when you understand the theory. (Im Im not a big theory person. Im not saying that these theories are right or wrong -- but they get tossed about and referred to with great relish by some in the industry. Im not a big theory person.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Memoirs of an "Instructional Designer"

Learning Visions

I have never taken a course in adult learning theory. I was never told about Gagnes 9 Events or the Kilpatrick Levels or ADDIE or the ARCS model or even much about adult learning styles, except that people all learned differently. went on to do a short ID course, which introduced me to valuable theories (that supported what I had been doing instinctively and gave me a sound background) but did not teach me the practical aspects.

Extending ISD Through Plug and Play

Big Dog, Little Dog

In a previous post I wrote about the dynamics of ISD in response to Ellen Wagner's blog in which she noted that the biggest complaint about ADDIE is that it is too linear. In her post Ellen states that ADDIE is a process model, not a learning model. Since learning is the true purpose of ISD or ADDIE, then it has to be even more robust. And for that we can thank Jerome van Merriënboer who discusses the two terms in his book, Training Complex Cognitive Skills.


The DIY Guide to Converting Existing Content into an eLearning Course

SHIFT eLearning

Such practice avoids cognitive overload and ensures all the most important information fits within the time restraints. Designers should refer to Bloom’s taxonomy , a theory that relates to the classification of different levels of cognitive learning. Many of them may be grounded on certain principles and theories. Options include ADDIE/SAM, Gagne''s 9 Principles and Action Mapping.

The Most Popular Blog Posts for 2016


When anyone asks, you're happy to tell them all about the cognitive theories of learning, and how your work is backed by the latest research. If someone asks you for a training course, do you explain the entire ADDIE process and each step in great detail? It's the end of the year and, in case you've missed the most popular blog posts throughout 2016, I've compiled the top 5 for you here.

Getting strategic

Clark Quinn

I’ve been a fan of HPT since it goes beyond ADDIE in considering other potential sources of problems than just skills (e.g. From Rand Spiro’s Cognitive Flexibility Theory, we need to provide multiple models to increase the likelihood that the audience will find one that resonates.

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The Mosaic of Learning Styles

Big Dog, Little Dog

But even this conclusion needed to be qualified as it applied only to higher-order cognitive outcomes and not to basic knowledge.” ” So in search of a good paper on using learning styles in higher order cognitive skills I came across this paper, An Investigation into the Learning Styles and Self-Regulated Learning Strategies for Computer Science Students , by Alharbi, Paul, Henskens, and Hannaford.

7 questions from the University of Wisconsin-Stout ID Program

Clark Quinn

The Human Performance Technology approach (ala ISPI) is a necessary analysis before ADDIE, but it’s too infrequently seen. Most ID only focuses on the cognitive side, and despite the efforts of folks like John Keller, Michael Allen, and Cathy Moore, among others, we’re not seeing sufficient consideration of engagement.

Using Design Thinking To Create Better Custom eLearning Solutions

Adobe Captivate

From Kolb’s theories, we know two important styles that are converging and diverging. 2006, The cognitive artifacts of designing, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. Design thinking is not much different from the traditional ADDIE model; however, its strength is that there is more emphasis on the empathy and ideation part, which somehow are not much stressed in the traditional models.

The 10 best Instructional design books: Resources for beginners and professionals


The theory and practice of instructional design is constantly evolving. Leaving ADDIE for SAM: An Agile Model for Developing the Best Learning Experiences (Michael Allen). If you are already an experienced Analysis , Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation (ADDIE) practitioner, then this book by Michael Allen offers remarkable insight into alternate ISD concepts – Successive Approximation Model (SAM) and Savvy Start.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)


ADDIE: An acronym made up of the words: Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation. The ADDIE process for developing learning solutions has gone through a number of iterations since it was first used in the 1950s. When implementing ADDIE, the outcomes from each phase are fed into the phase that follows. In today’s fast-paced learning environments, the AGILE method is often seen as more efficient than ADDIE.

Four Ways to Speed Up the Instructional Design Process


Things are speeding up, and you cannot go back to the VP of Customer Service and tell her that, “based on our development process (ADDIE), we can have that new product training ready in 4 months.” If you understand cognitive load theory, you know that people cannot listen, read, look, take notes, and process it all at the same time. Yes, I know. The business is putting more pressure on you to deliver more training and you just don’t have the resources. “If

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


ADDIE (Analysis Design Development Implementation). The ADDIE model is an acronym: Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation. In today’s fast-paced learning environments, the AGILE method is often seen as more efficient than ADDIE. Often contrasted with the ADDIE process, the Agile design method emerged in the 1970s and became widely adopted in the 1990s. Cognitive Load.

Comic Books and eLearning: Lessons from Scott McCloud’s “Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art”

Convergence Training

This is very much in fitting with the theories about how people learn and create meaning through the active participation of their own brain. Probably the best place to start thinking about how to effectively blend words (both spoken and written on screen) and is to become familiar with the Dual-Coding Theory , Mayer’s Multimedia Principle , and Mayer’s Cognitive Theory of Multimedia Learning. Color theory for designers.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Taxonomy of Learning Theories - E-Learning Provocateur , January 12, 2010. Nuts and Bolts: Brain Bandwidth - Cognitive Load Theory and Instructional Design by Jane Bozarth - Learning Solutions Magazine , August 2, 2010. Are you using ADDIE without realizing it? Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010. How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more).

Lifelong Learning & Learning to Learn (Arun Pradhan on Learning and the Jobs of the Future)

Convergence Training

It’s letting go of specific outcomes and instead investing in constantly refreshing and expanding our cognitive toolkit and networks so we can handle whatever comes. They reduce cognitive load (because we don’t have to remember stuff) and provide an organisational or even industry wide standard for behaviour that can be continually improved — just ask an airline pilot whose work is built around checklists.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Personal Hard Drive

Learning Visions

Cammy, I think you make a great distinction between storage and processing -- it reminds me of some of the cognitive theory, where we have to work with stuff in short-term memory both to help encode whatever the stuff is, and to be able to retrieve and work with it again later. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Visual and Auditory Multi-Tasking

Learning Visions

However, if the research found brain activity down while having audio narration with a visual like a graphic or animation where the content complemented rather than duplicated, that contradicts the whole cognitive overload theory. It seems to me since the visual task and the auditory task had no connection to each other, that were talking about multi-tasking here -- and NOT about cognitive load or effective presentation of information in a learning environment.

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Whole-Task Practice, Visuals, ID, Training, Blogs, & Poverty

Big Dog, Little Dog

In fact, some of these activities are the sorts of things the designer must do to fill one of those boxes ('Analyse', for example in the ADDIE model), and some are things that fill the "white spaces" (Rummler & Brache, 1995) that the designer crosses in moving on to the next box ('Design'). A long-term study of cognitive development in lower- and middle-class students found strong links between childhood poverty, physiological stress and adult memory.

48 Books Every Aspiring Chief Learning Officer Should Read


Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice by Sharan B. The crisply written Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice covers all the fundamentals. From traditional learning theories and motivation learning to how the digital age has changed adult learning. Published in 2015, How We Learn is a compelling tome on the latest research in learning theory and cognitive psychology. Put you ADDIEs down.

Jay Cross's Informal Learning - Untitled Article

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Blog – How Quantum Probability Theory Could Explain Human Logical Fallacies - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , September 16, 2009. Alternatives to the CKO - Cognitive Edge , September 18, 2009. Design, processes, and ADDIE , September 9, 2009. Here are the top sites from Informal Learning Flow for September 2009. Featured Sources. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

Top 40 eLearning Articles and 5 Hot Topics for Early March

eLearning Learning Posts

ADDIE and the 5 Rules of Zen - Big Dog, Little Dog , March 8, 2010 While ADDIE or ISD might look like an overblown, time-wasting toolkit, we need to realize that we do not need every tool within that kit. For example, someone might say it’s a mix of pedagogical approaches, while someone else might say it’s a mix of theory and practice. The Science Behind Learning: Cognitive Tips and How Tos for Corporate Training , February 28, 2010. Best of eLearning Learning.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

There’s been a lot of discussion around cognitive theory and “how the brain learns.&# On principle, practice, experimentation, and theory - Learnlets , July 28, 2010 On twitter today a brief conversation ensued about best practices versus best principles. Are you using ADDIE without realizing it? There is so much misinformation about ADDIE – so here is my post to try and shine a little sunshine on the topic. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010.