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Related to self-: self-awareness, self-concept, self-actualization, Self-fulfilling prophecy, self-esteem, self-determination, self-righteous, Self-efficacy

self-

pref.
1. Oneself; itself: self-control.
2. Automatic; automatically: self-loading.

[Middle English, from Old English, from self, self; see self.]

self-

combining form
1. of oneself or itself: self-defence; self-rule.
2. by, to, in, due to, for, or from the self: self-employed; self-inflicted; self-respect.
3. automatic or automatically: self-propelled.

self

(sɛlf)

n.andpron., pl. selves,
adj. n.
1. a person or thing referred to with respect to complete individuality: one's own self.
2. a person's nature, character, etc.: his better self.
3. personal interest.
4. Philos. the subject of experience as contrasted with the object of experience; ego.
5. any of the natural constituents of the body that are normally not subject to attack by components of the immune system.
pron.
6. myself, herself, etc.: to make a check payable to self.
adj.
7. being the same throughout; uniform.
8. being of one piece with or the same material as the rest.
9. Obs. same.
[before 900; Old English self, selfa, c. Old Frisian, Old Saxon self, Old High German selb, Old Norse sjalfr, Gothic silba]

self-

a combining form of self, appearing in various parts of speech, usu. with the implied notion that the agent and object or recipient of a given transitive predicate are identical (self-control; self-government; self-help; self-portrait), or that the subject of a given predicate acts or is effective without assistance (self-adhesive; self-loading; self-study).
Translations

self-

[self] PREFIXauto..., ... de sí mismo

self-

[ˈsɛlf-] prefix
(relating to oneself)auto-, auto
(doing sth automatically)auto-
a self-regulating mechanism → un mécanisme auto-régulateur

self-

[sɛlf] prefauto...

self-

(self)
1. showing that the person or thing acting is acting upon himself or itself, as in self-respect.
2. showing that the thing is acting automatically, as in self-closing doors.
3. by oneself, as in self-made.
4. in, within etc oneself or itself, as in self-centred.
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For Vygotskians, it is critical that a truly self- regulated child does not simply follow the rules imposed on him/her by an adult but is also able to generate appropriate rules when facing a new situation (Veraksa & Dyachenko, 1996).
In terms of self monitoring and self evaluation, instructors can use the "post a grade" tool to post interim grades on draft assignments and/or set up a grading rubric using this tool to prompting students to self- evaluate their progress based on the specific rubric criteria.