Brain-Compatible Activities, Grades 6-8 / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- SAGE Publications
(Teacher's Catalogue, Set Description, C Copy)Step-by-step lesson plans help you enhance student learning by using research-based, brain-compatible activities in your classroom.(Dealer's Catalogue, Set Description, C Copy)Step-by-step lesson plans provide research-based, brain-compatible activities to teach topics across the curriculum, enhance student learning, and transform teaching practices.
|Edition description:||Based on the Book How the Brain Learns|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||11 - 13 Years|
About the Author
Dr. David A. Sousa is an international consultant in educational neuroscience and author of 15 books that suggest ways that educators and parents can translate current brain research into strategies for improving learning. A member of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, he has conducted workshops in hundreds of school districts on brain research, instructional skills, and science education at the Pre-K to 12 and university levels.
Table of Contents
Connections to StandardsIntroductionPut It Into Practice1. Language Arts Idiom Interviews Uninvited to Tea Sinking Sub Hink Pink Think!2. Mathematics Is it a Deal? Metric Measurement Run Situation Cell Phone Acting Out3. Social Studies 1950s Hoop-la Family Totem Guess Who? To Vote or Not to Vote4. Science We Will Rock You Mitosis Focus Heart Walk Picturing Chemical Equations5. Physical Education and the Arts Personal Petroglyphs Mozart Metaphors Cartoons Can Teach Fitness InstructorAnswer KeyReferences