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Smart moves : why learning is not all in your head

Author: Carla Hannaford
Publisher: Arlington, Va. : Great Ocean Publishers, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Smart Moves. The body's role in thinking and learning is presented for the first time in a popular readable format, thoroughly supported by scientific research. Neurophysiologist and educator Carla Hannaford tells us why we must move -- and shows us how to move to fully activate our learning potential. Her remarkable insights will be of great and immediate value to learners of all ages, from the gifted to the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carla Hannaford
ISBN: 091555626X 9780915556267 0915556278 9780915556274
OCLC Number: 32820701
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 237 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: [pt. 1.] Ways of knowing. Learning is not all in your head --
Neural networks: superhighways to development --
Sensory experience --
The role of emotion --
Making connections --
[pt. 2.] Smart moves. Movement --
Brain gym --
[pt. 3.] Nurturing and protecting our learning systems. What goes wrong? --
Basics for the brain: water and oxygen --
Basics for the brain: nutrition --
The vestibular system and learning disorders --
Fight or flight: the stress effect on learning --
Mis-education and the labeling game --
Drugs and hyperactivity --
Looking outward for models.
Responsibility: by Carla Hannaford.

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Concerned with the neural basis of learning and educational kinesiology, this text is a synthesis of knowledge of the neurosciences and how bodily movement, emotional expression, nutrition and the  Read more...

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