Brain-Compatible Activities, Grades K-2 / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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(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:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.20(d)|
About the Author
David A. Sousa, Ed D, is an international consultant in educational neuroscience and author of more than a dozen books that translate brain research into strategies for improving learning. He has presented to more than 200,000 educators across the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and Asia. He has taught high school chemistry and served in administrative positions, including superintendent of schools. He was an adjunct professor of education at Seton Hall University and a visiting lecturer at Rutgers University. Dr. Sousa has edited science books and published dozens of articles in leading journals. His books have been published in French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Arabic, Korean, and several other languages. He is past president of the National Staff Development Council (now Learning Forward) and has received honorary degrees and awards for his commitment to research, professional development, and science education. He has appeared on NBC’s Today Show and National Public Radio to discuss his work with schools using brain research.
Table of Contents
Connections to StandardsIntroductionPut It Into Practice1. Language Arts Blending Bowl You'll Never Guess Flashcard Hop Segmenting Blues Fluency in Motion2. Math Geomtery Lingo Fun Facts Money Counts Measurement Relay Graphing Similes3. Social Studies Home Sweet Home Visualizing Democracy Relationship Hoops "Did You See That? " Families on Target4. Science Pasta Challenge Natural or Human-made Turn on to Technology What's in the Jar? Whales and Sharks5. Physical Education and the Arts Color Changes Everything What's In a Name? We've Got the Beat Acting Out in Reading TeamworkReferences