The Resource How the brain learns, David A. Sousa

How the brain learns, David A. Sousa

Label
How the brain learns
Title
How the brain learns
Statement of responsibility
David A. Sousa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
370.15/23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1057
LC item number
.S65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
How the brain learns, David A. Sousa
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How the brain learns, David A. Sousa
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Basic brain facts -- How the brain processes information -- Memory, retention, and learning -- The power of transfer -- Brain organization and learning -- The brain and the arts -- Thinking skills and learning -- Putting it all together
  • Introduction : Looking inside the brain ; Implications or teaching ; Why this book can help improve teaching and learning -- 1. Basic brain facts : Some exterior parts of the brain ; Some interior parts of the brain ; Neuron development in children ; The brain as a novelty seeker -- 2. How the brain processes information : The information processing model -- 3. Memory, retention, and learning : How memory forms ; Stages and types of memory ; Learning and retention ; Factors affecting retention of learning ; Learning motor skills ; Daily biological rhythms affect teaching and learning ; Intelligence and retrieval -- 4. The power of transfer : What is transfer? ; Teaching for transfer -- 5. Brain organization and learning : Brain lateralization ; Spoken language specialization ; Learning to read -- 6. The brain and the arts : The arts are basic to the human experience ; Why teach the arts? ; Impact of the arts on student learning and behavior ; Music ; The visual arts ; Movement -- 7. Thinking skills and learning : Characteristics of human thinking ; The dimensions of human thinking ; Revisiting Bloom's taxonomy of the cognitive domain -- 8. Putting it all together : Daily planning ; Unit planning ; Maintaining skills for the future
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ocn729225452
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Dimensions
28 cm.
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Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
xiii, 321 pages
Isbn
9781412997973
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011022456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) TG253981
  • (OCoLC)729225452

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