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 68 and include topics such as vocabulary, characterization, percentages, word problems, family history, historical research, mitosis, chemical equations, 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 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