Brain-Compatible Activities, Grades 6-8

by David A. Sousa

Brain-Compatible Activities, Grades 6-8 Synopsis

Sophisticated medical instruments provide a unique glimpse into the learning brain, generating information for both researchers and educators. Using brain research, educational leaders can develop instructional techniques that facilitate the brain's innate learning capacity. The more teachers know about how the brain learns, the more instructional options they have. This activity book, based on David A. Sousa's How the Brain Learns, Third Edition, provides ready-to-use, brain-compatible activities for all content areas in grades 6-8. Each step-by-step lesson includes detailed instructions for the teacher and all the necessary reproducibles.

Brain-Compatible Activities, Grades 6-8 Press Reviews

The different grade levels and approaches of these workbooks make them a top pick for any library strong in classroom workbooks and activities for teachers. Each workbook holds some 96 pages of projects, with fill-in blanks and ideas perfect for photocopying and classroom use. All are outstanding workbooks that teachers will appreciate. -- California Bookwatch, March 2008

Book Information

ISBN: 9781412952736
Publication date: 12th November 2007
Author: David A. Sousa
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 96 pages
Categories: Teaching skills & techniques, Educational psychology, Primary & middle schools,

About David A. Sousa

David A. Sousa, EdD, an international consultant in educational neuroscience, has written 16 books for educators and parents on ways of using brain research to improve teaching and learning. He has conducted workshops for more than two hundred thousand educators in hundreds of school districts on brain research and science education at the pre-K to Grade 12 and university levels. He has presented at national conventions of educational organizations and to regional and local school districts across the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and Asia. Dr. Sousa has a bachelor of science degree in chemistry from Bridgewater (Massachusetts) State University, ...

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