For Beyond 50’s “Education” talks, listen to an interview with Carla Hannaford. She will explain why we must move and how to move to fully. Natasha said: The author of Smart Moves, herself a once-struggling student and now a Neurophysiologist and educator Dr. Carla Hannaford brings the latest. Smart Moves ~ Why Learning Is Not All In Your Head by Carla Hannaford PhD. Deeply rooted in our culture is the notion that intellectual activity can somehow.

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Carla Hannaford is also the author of The Dominance Factor: Neurophysiologist and educator Dr. My final complaint is a general tone the author sets that seems to imply that we should only demand of children the things that come naturally and easily to them.

They teach writing and reading from a holistic, gestalt processing format and then move to the details later, around age eight, when the logic hemisphere is ready to handle it.

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Smart Moves : Why Learning Is Not All in Your Head

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Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. If you lift the hood on what happens as a child develops, things get really complex, really fast. Excellent book about how movement is mofes to learning. Remedies and exercises for various common learning disabilities are presented with easy-to-follow steps and photographs.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The author suggests a variety of exercises that she calls, “Brain Gym. Book ratings by Goodreads.

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This page was last edited on 7 Octoberat Examining the body’s role in learning, from infancy through adulthood she presents the mounting scientific evidence that movement is crucial to learning.


A fascinating look at research on how we learn and how to support youe kids’ learning. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Some smaart stuff but honestly I couldn’t get past the terrible writing.

In Smart MovesHannaford looks at the body’s role in thinking and learning, citing research from child development, physiology, and neuroscience. Mar 19, Cindi rated dmart really liked it Shelves: Open Preview See a Problem?

Smart Moves: Why Learning Is Not All in Your Head by Carla Hannaford

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A healthy body plays an essential role in all learning.