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The Resource A child's brain : understanding how the brain works, develops, and changes during the critical stages of childhood, Robert Sylwester

A child's brain : understanding how the brain works, develops, and changes during the critical stages of childhood, Robert Sylwester

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A child's brain : understanding how the brain works, develops, and changes during the critical stages of childhood
Title
A child's brain
Title remainder
understanding how the brain works, develops, and changes during the critical stages of childhood
Statement of responsibility
Robert Sylwester
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A child's brain helps parents and educators understand the biological, emotional, and neurological changes of childhood so they can support children's learning, socialization and growth."--Back cover
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Sylwester, Robert
Dewey number
370.152
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Effective teaching
  • Cognitive learning
  • Brain
  • Early childhood education
Target audience
adult
Label
A child's brain : understanding how the brain works, develops, and changes during the critical stages of childhood, Robert Sylwester
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-176) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Nature and nurture: from past to present -- Mastering movement : from imitation to exploration -- Brain organization : from input to output -- Development and growth : from womb to world -- Nurturing : from unconditional love to behavioral limits -- Family and friends : from close to loose bonds -- Nutrition : from necessary to nice -- The unexpected : from joys and toys to fears and tears -- Childhood illness : from short to long term -- Intelligence, creativity, and the arts : from what is to what could be -- Home and beyond home : from biology to technology -- Preparing for adolescence : from a sheltered childhood toward an autonomous adulthood -- Neurons and glial cells -- Theories of multiple intelligences
Control code
000052105670
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Skyhorse Publishing edition.
Extent
xi, 185 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781626361638
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A child's brain : understanding how the brain works, develops, and changes during the critical stages of childhood, Robert Sylwester
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-176) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Nature and nurture: from past to present -- Mastering movement : from imitation to exploration -- Brain organization : from input to output -- Development and growth : from womb to world -- Nurturing : from unconditional love to behavioral limits -- Family and friends : from close to loose bonds -- Nutrition : from necessary to nice -- The unexpected : from joys and toys to fears and tears -- Childhood illness : from short to long term -- Intelligence, creativity, and the arts : from what is to what could be -- Home and beyond home : from biology to technology -- Preparing for adolescence : from a sheltered childhood toward an autonomous adulthood -- Neurons and glial cells -- Theories of multiple intelligences
Control code
000052105670
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Skyhorse Publishing edition.
Extent
xi, 185 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781626361638
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations

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