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This fourth edition offers more than 1,000 brain-friendly strategies and examines standards-based lesson planning, learning styles, and positive teaching mind-sets to enhance student results.
Chapter 16: Managing Students' Emotional States with Music and Energizers
Managing Students' Emotional States with Music and Energizers
Ups and downs plague the human brain. We awaken, we're groggy, we're active, we get sleepy after lunch, and then we're active again. Just after dinner, we feel sleepy again. Our internal clock regulates our sleep, activity, and cycles, which would never be an issue except that school time requires so much attention. Students would love to take more naps during the day, but we're expected to keep them focused enough to concentrate. That's a challenge unless you have some practical and proven strategies. This chapter is about getting and keeping students active. Music and ...