Smart and Smarter: Enhancing Your Child's Intelligence through Cognitive Coaching / Edition 1

Smart and Smarter: Enhancing Your Child's Intelligence through Cognitive Coaching / Edition 1

by Gardner
     
 

"First Published in 1999, Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company."See more details below

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"First Published in 1999, Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789057025785
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
183
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
IThe Nature of Intelligence
1Enhancing Your Child's Intelligence: An Introduction to Cognitive Coaching3
2The Distribution of Intelligence17
3How Intelligence Is Measured21
4The Dumbing Down of Schools27
5The Development of Intelligence: Environment Is Decisive33
6Getting Started39
IIThe First Five Years
7Starting the BARI Program51
8Physical Development59
9The Foundations of Higher Order Thinking (Memory, Language, Basic Cognitive Skills, Self-Awareness and Problem Solving)91
10The Foundations of Creativity and Aesthetic Pleasure113
11The Foundations of Social-Emotional Development119
IIIThe Second Five Years
12The Five- to Seven-Year Shift133
13The Enhancement of Right-Brain Thinking137
14The Enhancement of Left-Brain Thinking147
IVParents, Grandparents and Other Important People
15Grandparents and Other Important People Who Can Help159
16The Parent as Coach, Guide, Tutor and Role Model163
Index167

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