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40 Engaging Brain-Based Tools for the Classroom

Michael A. Scaddan

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/14/2008)
Paperback (10/23/2008)

Description

Educators looking for proven methods to introduce brain-compatible instruction into K–12 classrooms will find invaluable assistance in this easy-to-read, engaging resource. The author helps teachers understand how the brain, mind, and body function in the learning process, demonstrates methods to reinforce students' memory and concentration, and illustrates ways to enhance learners' outcomes across a broad range of skills.
This flexible guide converts the latest findings on brain research into fun and effective techniques for reducing behavioral distractions in class, improving academic performance, and strengthening teachers' instructional skills. Within a holistic brain-based teaching model, this practical book offers:
• 40 brain-friendly tools for improving learning and test results
• A brain-based review feature that helps readers evaluate and modify the tools to meet students' needs
• Stimulating quotes and motivational proverbs for inspiration
• Stories, songs, poems, and anecdotes woven throughout the text
This guide is ideal for empowering students and helping them take ownership of their learning.

Skyhorse, 9781634507721, 144pp.

Publication Date: March 15, 2016



About the Author

Michael A Scaddan : Michael A. Scaddan is an international educational consultant who works in the USA, Australasia, Asia, and Europe. He is the author of 40 Engaging Brain-Based Tools for the Classroom as well as 24 training manuals and 3 educational DVDs. He has a background in elementary and adult teaching as well a