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  • The Best of Corwin: Educational Neuroscience

    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Learn about the brain from some of the finest minds in educationFeaturing the works of recognized pioneers in the nascent field of educational neuroscience, this cutting-edge collection shows how to apply current brain research to teaching and learning. Chapter topics include: Brain structures and development from birth through adolescence What causes the brain to pay attention and remember How the brain learns to read and calculate Differences between the male and female brain The social and academic needs of students with learning difficulties Strategies for keeping student... [Read More]

  • Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain: Promoting Authentic Engagement and Rigor Among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students

    • ASIN: 1483308014
    • ISBN: 1483308014
    • Brand: Corwin
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    A bold, brain-based teaching approach to culturally responsive instruction To close the achievement gap, diverse classrooms need a proven framework for optimizing student engagement. Culturally responsive instruction has shown promise, but many teachers have struggled with its implementation―until now.   In this book, Zaretta Hammond draws on cutting-edge neuroscience research to offer an innovative approach for designing and implementing brain-compatible culturally responsive instruction.   The book includes:   Information on how one’s culture programs the brain to process data an... [Read More]

  • Igniting Student Potential: Teaching With the Brain′s Natural Learning Process

    • ASIN: 1412917069
    • ISBN: 1412917069
    • Brand: Brand: Corwin
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Combining brain research, teaching strategies, and sample lessons, this innovative guide is ideal for preservice and inservice teacher training and professional development.

  • How the Brain Learns

    • ASIN: 1506346308
    • ISBN: 1506346308
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Apply the newest brain research to enhance all students’ learning  Educational neuroscience consultant David A. Sousa continues his tradition of translating new findings into effective classroom strategies and activities in this updated version of his bestselling text. This fifth edition integrates recent developments in neuroscience, education, and psychology and includes  New information on memory systems, especially working memory capacity Updated research on how the explosion of technology is affecting the brain Current findings on brain organization and hemispheric specialization Ne... [Read More]

  • How the Special Needs Brain Learns

    • UPC: 001506327028
    • ASIN: 1506327028
    • ISBN: 1506327028
    • Brand: Sage Publications Ltd
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Teaching students with learning challenges just got easier with this groundbreaking guide! If you’ve been searching for effective strategies to meet the needs of learning challenged students, look no further. In this newly revised and updated third edition, expert David A. Sousa addresses the causes of common learning disabilities and provides alternative instructional strategies to ensure learning occurs. Discover cutting-edge brain research to help you: Effectively instruct students with ADHD, LD, dyslexia, autism, and more Utilize assistive technologies to remove barriers to learning Di... [Read More]

  • Teaching Visual Literacy: Using Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Anime, Cartoons, and More to Develop Comprehension and Thinking Skills

    • ASIN: 141295312X
    • ISBN: 9781412953122
    • Brand: Brand: Corwin
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    These innovative articles show how to use high-interest visual materials to capture the attention of learners, strengthen multiple literacy competencies, and boost critical thinking skills.

  • Stirring the Head, Heart, and Soul: Redefining Curriculum, Instruction, and Concept-Based Learning, 3rd Edition

    • ASIN: 1412925223
    • ISBN: 1412925223
    • Brand: Brand: Corwin
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    This third edition of Erickson's bestseller provides updated information about designing curriculum aligned with state and national content standards, using brain-based teaching methods, and developing higher-order thinking skills.

  • David A. Sousa′s How the Brain Learns: The 4-Book Collection

    • ASIN: 141293723X
    • ISBN: 141293723X
    • Brand: Brand: Corwin
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Sousa provides teachers with the practical strategies and understanding needed to reach every student in the general and inclusive classroom―including the most challenged, challenging, and highly accomplished students.This collection of Sousa′s best-selling books for classroom teachers includes: How the Brain Learns, Third Edition How the Brain Learns to Read How the Gifted Brain Learns How the Special Needs Brain Learns, Second Edition

  • The Hungry Brain: The Nutrition/Cognition Connection (In A Nutshell Series)

    • ASIN: 0976342634
    • ISBN: 0976342634
    • Brand: imusti
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Feed the brain first to make the nutrition/cognition connection! Focusing on nutrition's role in promoting learning, the author calls on educators to model good food choices for their students. Building on a simple three-part framework of plant foods, animal foods, and junk foods, and incorporating exercise, the text shows educators how: Healthy eating provides a powerful link to learning Childhood obesity, food allergies, and other disorders may be related to eating habits Breakfast is still the most important meal of the day Brain-jogging exercises enhance brain activity, improve physical he... [Read More]

  • Visual Tools for Transforming Information Into Knowledge

    • ASIN: 141292426X
    • ISBN: 141292426X
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Featuring new research and examples, this practical resource focuses on brainstorming webs, graphic organizers, and concept maps to improve instruction and enhance students′ cognitive development.

  • Introduction to Brain-Compatible Learning

    • ASIN: 1412954185
    • ISBN: 1412954185
    • Brand: Brand: Corwin
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Covers current research on how the brain learns, and includes practical classroom applications, activities that build retention, a complete brain glossary, and examples and vignettes.

  • How the Brain Learns

    • ASIN: 1412997976
    • ISBN: 1412997976
    • Brand: Corwin
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Give your brain knowledge a boost David A. Sousa continues his successful tradition of translating current research findings into effective classroom strategies and activities in this new version of his bestselling text. The fourth edition integrates the most current developments in neuroscience, education, and psychology to inform your instruction and enhance your students’ learning. Included are: New information on memory systems Findings on how technology affects the brain Information on brain organization and learning, and hemispheric specialization Evidence that supports the va... [Read More]

  • Worksheets Don′t Grow Dendrites: 20 Instructional Strategies That Engage the Brain

    • ASIN: 1412978505
    • ISBN: 1412978505
    • Brand: Brand: Corwin
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Make learning an unforgettable experience for you and your students with brain-compatible strategies! The second edition of the bestseller offers 20 field-tested, brain-compatible instructional strategies that maximize memory, engagement, and learning for every student. The book is revised throughout with a new lesson plan format, plus updated research, new strategies, and stories. Each strategy includes an overview of brain research and learning style theory, sample classroom activities, and space to brainstorm ideas for classroom application. Teachers will learn about: Using graphic organi... [Read More]

  • How the Special Needs Brain Learns

    • ASIN: 1412949874
    • ISBN: 1412949874
    • Brand: Corwin
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Leverage brain research to develop successful strategies for students with special needs! This second edition of the bestseller helps you turn the latest developments in neuroscience into practical classroom activities. Emphasizing lifelong independent learning, increased retention, and cognitive flexibility, this revision offers a practical framework for identifying, accommodating, and motivating students with special needs. The author offers references to more than 230 new scientific studies, targeted information on Responsiveness to Intervention (RTI), and assistance for working with commo... [Read More]

  • A Guide to Graphic Organizers

    • ASIN: 1412953006
    • ISBN: 1412953006
    • Manufacturer: Corwin

    Offers teachers of all grade levels and content areas ready-to-use graphic organizers with guidelines for supporting cooperative learning groups, strengthening students′ thinking processes, and developing effective assessments.

  • Banish Your Self-Esteem Thief : A Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook on Building Positive Self-Esteem for Young People

    Build up your confidence and self-esteem by learning how to banish your Self-Esteem Thief with this fun and imaginative workbook. Full of tips and strategies based on cognitive behavioural and

    • UPC: 33935692

  • The Alphabet Book ABC Animals : Colorfull and Cognitive Alphabet Book with 90 Pictures for 2-5 Year Old Kids

    The Alphabet Book ABC Animals is large, colorful and cognitive book which includes more than 90 photos of animals. The layout is clean and considered selection helps to discover the

    • UPC: 289336330

  • Play Yes or No : Language and Cognitive Development for Toddlers (2-3 Years)

    In the toddlers period their memory and intellectual skill develop with language. This Yes or No play activity is age appropriate for toddlers. The pictures also encourage and support their

    • UPC: 901018295

  • Jeff Corwin: Wild Man Beginning Book with Online Access

    Jeff Corwin: Wild Man Beginning Book with Online Access (Cambridge Discovery Interactive

    • UPC: 32723477

  • The Alphabet Book ABC in the Ocean : Colorfull and Cognitive Alphabet Book with 80 Pictures for 2-5 Year Old Kids

    The book contains a careful selection of pictures of ocean and its inhabitants. A child is able to see the general appearance of every sea animal or phenomenon. This is

    • UPC: 987331238