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Author Williams, Linda VerLee, 1942-

Title Teaching for the two-sided mind : a guide to right brain/left brain education / Linda VerLee Williams
Edition First Touchstone edition
Published New York : Touchstone : Simon & Schuster, 1986

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 W'PONDS  370.1523 Wil/Tft  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 213 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Series A Touchstone book
Touchstone book.
Contents Learning with the Whole Brain -- The Two-Sided Mind and Education -- Scientific Theory and Educational Practice -- Differences Between the Hemispheres -- A Model of Specialization -- Implications for Education -- Learning Styles and the Hemispheres -- Teaching Techniques for the Right Hemisphere -- How Do You Think? -- Strategies and Modes of Thinking -- Teaching Students Process Awareness -- Metaphor -- Advantages of Metaphorical Teaching -- Using Metaphor in the Classroom -- Visual Thinking -- Training Perception -- Graphic Representation -- Visualization -- Fantasy -- Experiencing Fantasy -- Observation Fantasies -- Identification Fantasies -- Fantasy as a Basis for Self-Expression -- Evaluating the Products of Fantasy -- Using Fantasy in the Classroom -- Further Applications -- Multisensory Learning -- Sensory Learning in the Early Primary Grades -- Sensory-Motor Integration -- Kinesthetic and Tactile Learning -- Kinesthetic Learning in Academic Subjects -- Kinesthetic Perception in Physical Learning -- Smell and Taste -- Nonverbal Auditory Learning (Music) -- Direct Experience -- Laboratory Experiments -- Field Trips -- Real Objects and Primary Source Material -- Simulation -- Role Playing -- How to Start -- Planning for Change -- Starting Now -- Intangibles -- Rediscovering Your Subject -- Personal Growth -- Working Together -- Support Groups
Notes "Originally published by Prentice-Hall, Inc."--T.p. verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-207) and index
Subject Brain -- Localization of functions.
Learning.
Thought and thinking.
LC no. 86003916
ISBN 0671622390 (paperback)
Other Titles Guide to right brain / left brain education : teaching for the two-sided mind