10/31/2013

In these two blog posts, middle-grades teacher Heather Wolpert-Gawron describes how teachers can use brain research to engage the wandering mind of the typical tween, and shares eight tips for using this knowledge in the classroom. For instance, Wolpert-Gawron suggests flashing random pictures during lessons to entertain students and encouraging them to drink water to hydrate their brains and improve their attention span.

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