The Big Book of Brain-Building Games: Fun Activities to Stimulate the Brain--for Better Group Learning, Communication, and Understanding / Edition 1

The Big Book of Brain-Building Games: Fun Activities to Stimulate the Brain--for Better Group Learning, Communication, and Understanding / Edition 1

by Edward Scannell, Carol Burnett
     
 

ISBN-10: 007163522X

ISBN-13: 9780071635226

Pub. Date: 10/15/2009

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Games for better brains!

Use the secrets of brain science to improve communication, interpersonal relations, and productivity in any team or group

Jump-start any training session, workshop, or retreat with dozens of interactive games that build brain function in fun and engaging ways. The Big Book of Brain-Building Games offers all kinds of stimulating

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Games for better brains!

Use the secrets of brain science to improve communication, interpersonal relations, and productivity in any team or group

Jump-start any training session, workshop, or retreat with dozens of interactive games that build brain function in fun and engaging ways. The Big Book of Brain-Building Games offers all kinds of stimulating games to help your team improve information retention, camaraderie, and productivity—and requires few or no props. You'll learn what triggers to pull to help your group think and work better with these play-anywhere, crowd-pleasing interactive games.

Can your brain handle the fun?

Speakers and facilitators know that if you don't engage participants every five to seven minutes, you'll lose them! The Big Book of Brain-Building Games adds the spark you need for a successful meeting and keeps your team alert and connected, whatever the task. With just a handful of materials required, these brain-boosting games will help participants:

  • develop leadership skills and build self-confidence
  • enhance problem-solving strategies and boost creativity
  • learn cooperation and effective teamwork
  • dramatically improve communications skills—from public speaking to active listening

Plus the icebreakers are guaranteed to grab—and hold—any group's attention! You'll find it all in this latest collection from the trusted Big Books series.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071635226
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
10/15/2009
Series:
Big Book Series
Edition description:
Original
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
719,002
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

The Big Book of Brain-Building Games

Brain "Very" Basics: What Does it Look Like?

May I Have Your Attention, Please!: Games to Make the Move From Attention to Memory

He Said, She Said: Games to Explore Gender Differences in Learning

Adult Learning: Games to Help Your Brain Adapt to Changing Situations

Full Brain Fitness: Games to Enhance and Enrich Brain Function

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