For Beyond 50’s “Education” talks, listen to an interview with Carla Hannaford. She will explain why we must move and how to move to fully. Natasha said: The author of Smart Moves, herself a once-struggling student and now a Neurophysiologist and educator Dr. Carla Hannaford brings the latest. Smart Moves ~ Why Learning Is Not All In Your Head by Carla Hannaford PhD. Deeply rooted in our culture is the notion that intellectual activity can somehow.

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Recess should never be canceled in schools. But we have movea sorts of new learning from neuroscientists, and one thing that the new learning has done is absolutely validate what we’ve been hearing from a group of people for thirty years now: This was a good book on learning and how to view things from a child’s perspective with reading aloud versus silent reading.


Examining the body’s role in learning, from infancy through adulthood she presents the mounting scientific evidence that movement is crucial to learning.

Smart Moves : Why Learning Is Not All in Your Head

Description Neurophysiologist and educator Dr. But it did motivate me to empty the dishwasher.

The author suggests a variety of exercises that she calls, “Brain Gym. Oct 21, Robin rated it really liked it. I started getting really enthused, but then I looked up “Brain Gym” online and found an overwhelming number of articles reporting its failure to use actual science.

Smart Moves: Why Learning is Not All in Your Head – Carla Hannaford – Google Books

The information presented in this book is invaluable and so simple to understand. Nov 11, Dana Christy rated it it was ok. Mar 19, Cindi rated it really liked it Shelves: If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Hannaford seems to subscribe to that point of view.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Carla Hannaford brings the latest insights from scientific research to questions that affect learners of all ages.

As Anat Baniel says “Movement is the baby’s brain developing. I was so impressed I bought it for my own library. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Fascinating and well done. Movess Read Edit View history.


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This book was originally intended for use with children who suffer learning issues due to brain pattern function. Mar 13, Jennifer Mcfloyd rated it really liked it. Hannaford offers clear alternatives and remedies that people can put into practice right away to make a real difference hannwford their ability to learn.

I love this book so much I read it twice AND bought copies for all of my friends who are new parents. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. A bannaford look at research on how we learn and how to support youe kids’ learning. It doesn’t need to be read in sequence either. Looking for beautiful books? Mar 21, Paulette Cormier rated it it was amazing.

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As a teacher reads to a child, children are totally engaged and listening. Sinceshe has been an internationally recognized educational consultant presenting lectures and workshops to thirty countries.

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