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The Resource How your child learns best : brain-friendly strategies you can use to ignite your child's learning and increase school success, Judy Willis ; foreword by Goldie Hawn

How your child learns best : brain-friendly strategies you can use to ignite your child's learning and increase school success, Judy Willis ; foreword by Goldie Hawn

Label
How your child learns best : brain-friendly strategies you can use to ignite your child's learning and increase school success
Title
How your child learns best
Title remainder
brain-friendly strategies you can use to ignite your child's learning and increase school success
Statement of responsibility
Judy Willis ; foreword by Goldie Hawn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents strategies for parents of children ages three to twelve to 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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Willis, Judy
Dewey number
370.15/23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1060
LC item number
.W5444 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Learning, Psychology of
  • Brain
  • Education
Label
How your child learns best : brain-friendly strategies you can use to ignite your child's learning and increase school success, Judy Willis ; foreword by Goldie Hawn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-296) and index
Contents
Part I. Building better brains -- 1. The science behind better learning -- 2. Your child's learning strengths: discovering intelligence and learning styles -- Part II. Reading -- 3. Laying the foundation for reading success (ages 3-8) -- 4. Strategies for oral reading success (ages 4-8) -- 5. Building and enriching vocabulary (ages 7-11) -- 6. Reading comprehension (ages 7-11) -- 7. Reading motivation strategies (ages 7-11) -- 8. Test preparation strategies: vocabulary and reading comprehension (ages 7-12) -- Part III. Math -- 9. Your child can thrive despite a failing math system (all ages) -- 10. Targeting your child's math readiness level (all ages) -- 11. Brain-based solutions for math challenges (all ages) -- 12. Building math mastery: key topics (all ages) -- 13. Math motivation strategies (all ages) -- 14. Test preparation strategies: math (all ages) -- Part IV. Social studies and science -- 15. Igniting interest in science and social studies (all ages) -- 16. Social studies beyond the classroom (all ages) -- 17. Science beyond the classroom (all ages) -- 18. Strengthen study skills in science and social studies (ages 8-12) -- 19. Long-term report and project planning in science and history (ages 8-12) -- 20. Brain-friendly strategies for test preparation (all ages)
Control code
ocn226966497
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 308 p.
Isbn
9781402213465
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008018046
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
1286627
System control number
(OCoLC)226966497
Label
How your child learns best : brain-friendly strategies you can use to ignite your child's learning and increase school success, Judy Willis ; foreword by Goldie Hawn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-296) and index
Contents
Part I. Building better brains -- 1. The science behind better learning -- 2. Your child's learning strengths: discovering intelligence and learning styles -- Part II. Reading -- 3. Laying the foundation for reading success (ages 3-8) -- 4. Strategies for oral reading success (ages 4-8) -- 5. Building and enriching vocabulary (ages 7-11) -- 6. Reading comprehension (ages 7-11) -- 7. Reading motivation strategies (ages 7-11) -- 8. Test preparation strategies: vocabulary and reading comprehension (ages 7-12) -- Part III. Math -- 9. Your child can thrive despite a failing math system (all ages) -- 10. Targeting your child's math readiness level (all ages) -- 11. Brain-based solutions for math challenges (all ages) -- 12. Building math mastery: key topics (all ages) -- 13. Math motivation strategies (all ages) -- 14. Test preparation strategies: math (all ages) -- Part IV. Social studies and science -- 15. Igniting interest in science and social studies (all ages) -- 16. Social studies beyond the classroom (all ages) -- 17. Science beyond the classroom (all ages) -- 18. Strengthen study skills in science and social studies (ages 8-12) -- 19. Long-term report and project planning in science and history (ages 8-12) -- 20. Brain-friendly strategies for test preparation (all ages)
Control code
ocn226966497
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 308 p.
Isbn
9781402213465
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008018046
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
1286627
System control number
(OCoLC)226966497

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