When you think about teaching children about Executive Functions what comes to mind?
- Do you imagine walking them through what their attention cycle is and how to “coach” their brains to recognize when they “Drift”?
- Do you imagine helping them sequence the steps to completing their morning routines?
- Do you imagine having “Cognitive Conversations” about what executive functions are and when students use them?
- Do you imagine bouncing a playground ball to help children encode their phonics?
Let’s explore activities, videos, books, and research to help you build your toolkit.
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70 Play Activities
The books, tools, strategies, and activities we have developed over 20 years of playing and teaching thousands of students, their teachers and parents.
Ready to fill your toolbox with new tools to improve thinking, self-regulation, learning, behavior and social-emotional literacy?
3 Simple Ways To Help Children Learn Executive Functions
3 Steps To Improving Cognition with Morning Routines
“What’s in the ondemand #BloomBrainsmarts Training?”
Here is a 5-minute overview of what’s in the August-September 2017 online professional development training for teachers, school social workers, clinicians, and parents.
More Resources to help you:
Does Music Training Enhance Literacy Skills? A Meta-Analysis by Reyna L. Gordon, Hilda M. Fehd and Bruce D. McCandliss
How Musical Training Affects Cognitive Development: Rhythm, reward and other modulating variables by Ewa A. Miendlarzewska and Wiebke J. Trost
In 2017-2018, Wendy Young and I shall be teaching more than 25 activities to enhance thinking, self-regulation, learning, and behavior LIVE + online for CE. We shall teach you how to use many of the activities from
We shall teach you how to use many of the activities from Bloom, Musical Thinking and 70 Play Activities including, “What’s in it for me?” “The Purpose Circle” “The Love Notes” “Play Math” and more. Produced in easy to listen to videos with useful classroom handouts, this is an activity-filled webinar series designed to enliven and transform your work integrating current science, tools, and strategies. Sign-up to receive FREE activities and learn about upcoming events and webinars
The online series is produced in easy to listen to videos with useful classroom handouts, this is an activity-filled webinar series designed to enliven and transform your work integrating current science, tools, and strategies.
Sign-up to receive FREE activities and learn about upcoming events and webinars here.