Does your child get distracted easily when doing school work, have trouble sitting in a chair or daydream and have difficulty staying on task? Join this live class to learn how the latest brain research can help you create the optimum learning environment. We’ll discuss how color, sound, smell, visual display, sensory touch and other factors can influence your child’s learning. You'll also receive instructions for making your own sensory tool for less than $2 that will help your child focus.
Art, music,drama, and dance - the aesthetics - can improve the learning in your classroom because memory and emotion are housed in the same area of the brain. Activities like singing and dancing, along with drama and art activities, evoke emotion, without which there is no memory. Plus, they produce endorphines which make learning easier. So this year - let's sing and dance together!
XtraMath- it's free. It's easy to sign up. It tracks progress; kids start with addition facts and work their way up to division. They sign in, work for about 5 or 10 minutes, track their progress, and sign out for the day. Then mommy gives them a cookie.