Use movement and music to stimulate childrenas ability to absorb and retain new information! Focusing on using movement and music to energize young students and boost their learning, this research-based book offers strategies for basic energizers, clear objectives for standards-aligned instruction, and a student/teacher/principal agreement to commit to active learning. Showing how exciting and fun learning can be, this new edition: Includes new chapters on planning and organizing lessons Offers sample activities in math, social studies, science, language arts, health, and physical education Provides tools for assessing the effectiveness of activities Presents updated brain researchTeaching Social Studies At Hope Middle School, Providence, Rhode Island, students in a sixth-grade class were ... Example: Sixth graders write a book for fourth graders explaining the cycle of a star. 2. ... Teaching Math In the Mendocino Middle School, Mendocino, California, math and science teacher Cory Wisniaa#39;sanbsp;...
|Title||:||Action-Packed Classrooms, K-5|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2009-02-24|