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Unformatted text preview: LASSI Concentration Module Name __________ Please provide a detailed response (4-5 sentences of well thought out detail) to each of the following questions: 1. Describe the difference between attention and concentration. Then describe examples of each from your own personal experiences here at ISU. Attention directs us to something, and concentration keeps us there. Attention is focusing our attention and concentration is maintaining our focus across time. An example of attention would be when I get to class and sit down, as soon as the professor starts to talk, I focus all of my attention to him/ her. An example of concentration would be focusing on the material for the entire class period and actively participating (contributing to the discussion). 2. Think about your top 3 distractions, either internal or external. What steps can you take to eliminate or minimize these distractions? My top three distractions are music, people, and sleepiness. To minimize these distractions, I could turn my music off, close my door, and make sure that I am getting a sufficient amount of sleep at...
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2008 for the course ENGR 101 taught by Professor Advisor during the Fall '07 term at Iowa State.
- Fall '07