This essential resource, based on David A. Sousa's best-seller How the Brain Learns, Third Edition,provides ready-to-use, brain-compatible activities that feature some of the following strategies:
Movement to enhance retention
Music to stimulate brain activity and creativity
These activities, correlated with national standards, cover all the content areas in grades 35 and include topics such as word selection, poetry, reading fluency, geometry, negative numbers, modes of exchange, animal habits, clouds, and much more!
The more we understand how the brain learns, the more instructional options we have. This unique resource helps you make the most of the brain's learning potential and transform your teaching practices to engage every student in your classroom.
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Connections to StandardsIntroductionPut It Into Practice1. Language Arts Newspaper Noun Narratives Formal or Informal...That Is the Question! Holiday Acrostic Poems Imagine With Nonsense2. Mathematics Show Me Y! Build It Write Project Big Print Where's the Acorn?3. Social Studies Social Studies Comic Strip A Different Perspective Good Character Medal Show Me the Money4. Science Designed to Fit Reuse, Recycle, Rethink Memory Test It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's a...Cloud!5. Physical Education and the Arts Desert Life Mural Real Life Still Life Multicultural Moves The Color of Music Sequential MovementAnswer KeyReferences