How Your Child Learns Best

Brain-Friendly Strategies You Can Use to Ignite Your Child's Learning and Increase School Success

Author: Judy Willis

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1402220685

Category: Education

Page: 336

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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: Reading comprehension Math word problems Test preparation Fractions and decimals Oral reading Reports and projects Science and history Reading motivation Vocabulary 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

The "People Power" Education Superbook: Book 6. Math & Science Guide

Author: Tony Kelbrat

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1312077301

Category: Education

Page: N.A

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This is a book to help you quickly find the math and science information you’re looking for at the library, on websites, through publishers who sell books and magazines, organizations, etc. Think of it as my attempt to organize a framework for the worlds of math and science.

Family Learning

How to Help Your Children Succeed in School by Learning at Home

Author: William F. Russell, Ed.D.

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 0988857014

Category: Education

Page: 364

View: 2956

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Family Learning: How to Help Your Children Succeed in School by Learning at Home offers practical, simple activities that parents can do with their children (grades K-8) to help them learn. These “learning adventures” provide real-world applications for concepts taught in school, as well as enrichment for any homeschool curriculum. Family Learning promotes the idea of making learning an unexceptional part of everyday family life. With these fun, easy learning activities—which can be shared in the kitchen, in the backyard, in the car, on vacations— all parents, no matter what income or educational level, can help their children develop an interest in learning and develop a richer understanding of the world around them. “Even a little Family Learning,” says author and educator William F. Russell, Ed.D., “will help children succeed in school and in life.” Family Learning identifies hundreds of library books (all with Dewey classifications) and other free or inexpensive learning resources, and it provides over a hundred web links to videos that help parents explain and demonstrate concepts in all school subjects including character development. For the parent who asks, “How can I help?” this is the perfect place to begin.

Hot Diggity Dog

The History of the Hot Dog

Author: Adrienne Sylver

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101648198

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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If we are what we eat, Americans are hot dogs. We ate them on the way to the moon and served them to the king of England. We name a Hot Dog? Eating Champ! Garnished with hilarious illustrations and amazing ?foodie? facts, this kid-friendly, globespanning history of our favorite fast-food meal offers unique insight into America?s multicultural heritage. From a hobo?s franks-and-beans to astronaut food, there?s more to the wiener?and what?s for dinner?than you think.

Overcoming Obstacles in Cooking

Author: Matthew W. Miller

Publisher: BalboaPress

ISBN: 145257068X

Category: Cooking

Page: N.A

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Think you cannot cook because you have never cooked before or are disabled? Think again! Some recipes included are: • chocolate butterscotch pudding cake • lady finger surprise • brown sugar buttered pork chops and more “Matthew definitely embodies a person with determination. He has overcome many obstacles in life, including getting his master’s degree despite having cerebral palsy.” —Jeremy Stewart “Matthew learned a one-handed keyboarding method. He was willing to practice the technique correctly. This resulted in him often typing faster than students using both hands. Keyboarding afforded him the opportunity to learn a lifelong skill for written communication and expression.” —Mrs. Diann M. Snellings, school librarian, A.G. Richardson Elementary School

Der 4-Stunden-(Küchen-)Chef

Der einfache Weg, zu kochen wie ein Profi, zu lernen, was immer Sie möchten, und das gute Leben zu leben

Author: Timothy Ferriss

Publisher: GABAL Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3956230868

Category: Cooking

Page: 656

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New-York-Times-Bestsellerautor Tim Ferriss’ Spezialität ist es, uns zu zeigen, wie wir die größten Erfolge mit dem geringsten Aufwand und in kürzester Zeit erzielen. Ob im Job, bei der Körperfitness oder eben beim Kochen. Anhand des Kochenlernens macht uns Ferriss mit dem »Metalernen« vertraut, einem Schritt-für-Schritt-Verfahren, mittels dessen Sie beliebige Dinge erlernen können, sei es die Steakzubereitung oder das Werfen von Dreipunktern im Basketball. - Das ist das eigentliche »Rezept« in Der 4-Stunden-(Küchen-)Chef. Sie werden in der Küche für alle Dinge außerhalb der Küche trainieren. Der 4-Stunden-(Küchen-)Chef ist ein Kochbuch für Menschen, die keine Kochbücher kaufen. Es enthält unzählige Tipps und Tricks von Schachwunderkindern, weltberühmten Küchenchefs, Spitzensportlern, Meistersommeliers und Supermodels, um nur einige wenige zu nennen.

Children's Catalog

Author: Anne Price,Juliette Yaakov

Publisher: New York : H.W. Wilson

ISBN: N.A

Category: Cataloging of children's literature

Page: 1373

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Christian Family Guide to Losing Weight

Author: Lucy Beale,Sandy G. Couvillon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781592571918

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 336

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Nourish your family-body and soul. Giving detailed overviews of various diets, these authors show how dieters can lose weight without starving the body or spirit. With Bible-related milestones, it includes information on stress eating, metabolism, carbohydrates, fats, and more. And it helps readers understand and design a nutritional weight loss plan with exercise. € Presents charts and tables for family meal planning, challenging popular eating philosophies and providing nutritional information every parent should know € Weight loss and the spiritual life can go hand in hand as the dieter finds strength in taking better care of the body