ERIC Number: ED423139
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Discover Your Brain: Memory. Acquiring, Editing, Recalling, Forgetting.
Margulies, Nancy; Sylwester, Robert
This guide presents current scientific research on the process of human learning and stresses the importance of metacognition. Focus is placed on memory and learning with analogies to photography being employed to aid understanding. This guide also includes background information on human memory; a poster; instructions for the four short term memory activities, three emotion and memory activities, eight long term memory activities, three skill memory activities, and two memory games; handouts; and overhead masters. (DDR)
Descriptors: Attention, Biology, Cognitive Processes, Cognitive Psychology, Elementary Secondary Education, Learning Theories, Memory, Metacognition, Problem Solving, Science Activities, Science Curriculum
Zephyr Press, P.O. Box 66006, Tucson, AZ 85728-6006. Kit, including booklet, poster, and audiotape ($32).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Poster and audiotape components not available from EDRS.