How Your Child Learns Best: Brain-Friendly Strategies You Can Use to Ignite Your Child's Learning and Increase School Success
Brain-Based Strategies You Can Use Today to Enhance Your Child's Love of Learning
How Your Child Learns Best is a groundbreaking guide for parents that combines the latest brain research with the best classroom practices to reveal scientifically savvy ways to improve your child's success in school.
Written by Judy Willis, MD, MEd, a board-certified neurologist who is also a full-time classroom teacher, How Your Child Learns Best shows you not only how to help your child learn schoolwork, but also how to capitalize on the way your child's brain learns best in order to enrich education wherever you are, from the grocery store to the car - a necessity in today's "teach to the test" world.
By using everyday household items and enjoyable activities, parents of children ages three to twelve can apply targeted strategies (based on age and learning strength) in key academic areas, including:
Discover how to help your child increase academic focus and success, lower test stress while increasing test scores, increase class participation, foster creativity, and improve attention span, memory, and higher-level thinking.
How Your Child Learns Best shows how to maximize your child's brain potential and offers something for every parent who wants the best for his or her child.
"At last we parents now have a reference that will help guide us in assisting our children's growth and flowering. This book is what parents have been searching for and need now more than ever." - from the foreword by Goldie Hawn
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Willis, Judy. How Your Child Learns Best: Brain-Friendly Strategies You Can Use To Ignite Your Child's Learning and Increase Success. Sourcebooks. Sept. 2008. c.336p. index. pap. ED~ With 15 years ... Read full review
THE SCIENCE BEHIND BETTER LEARNING
YOUR CHILDS LEARNING STRENGTHS DISCOVERING INTELLIGENCE AND LEARNING STYLES
LAYING THE FOUNDATION FOR READING SUCCESS AGES 38
STRATEGIES FOR ORAL READING SUCCESS AGES 48
BUILDING AND ENRICHING VOCABULARY AGES 711
READING COMPREHENSION AGES 711
READING MOTIVATION STRATEGIES AGES 711
TEST PREPARATION STRATEGIES MATH ALL AGES
Social Studies and Science
IGNITING INTEREST IN SCIENCE AND SOCIAL STUDIES ALL AGES
SOCIAL STUDIES BEYOND THE CLASSROOM ALL AGES
SCIENCE BEYOND THE CLASSROOM ALL AGES
STRENGTHEN STUDY SKILLS IN SCIENCE AND SOCIAL STUDIES AGES 812
LONGTERM REPORT AND PROJECT PLANNING IN SCIENCE AND HISTORY AGES 812
BRAINFRIENDLY STRATEGIES FOR TEST PREPARATION ALL AGES
TEST PREPARATION STRATEGIES VOCABULARY AND READING COMPREHENSION AGES 712
YOUR CHILD CAN THRIVE DESPITE A FAILING MATH SYSTEM ALL AGES
TARGETING YOUR CHILDS MATH READINESS LEVEL ALL AGES
BRAINBASED SOLUTIONS FOR MATH CHALLENGES ALL AGES
BUILDING MATH MASTERY KEY TOPICS ALL AGES
MATH MOTIVATION STRATEGIES ALL AGES