What’s new in brain research? Scientists are working on a map of human thoughts! A new technology is allowing neuroscientists to map the brain’s connections in ever-greater detail.
Traditionally, scientists have thought that there were two distinct types of nerve cells (neurons) in the human body: motor neurons and sensory neurons. Motor neurons carry signals from the … Continue reading
Teaching a Lesson that Students NEVER Forget! Using music in the classroom..
Recently, I had one of my workshop participants ask about how and when to use music in the classroom. These workshops are called ”Science Worksheets Don’t Grow Dendrites”, and they … Continue reading
Did you ever struggle with your explanation of the difference between chemical and physical changes? I always have, because it’s not a simple answer. The WORST thing I could do … Continue reading
Did you know that your brain has to be made “ready to learn” ? Your job as a classroom teacher will be to create a “brain friendly” environment. A happy, … Continue reading