LINKING
THE– BRAIN,
Brainy Bits
Biology
MIND, TEACHING
PedagogyInstruction
AND LEARNING
Technology
Skills
Ms. Dawn Paton
EDTC 631
Mid-Term
Dance,
Learn
and Grow
T gether!
Family Life Lesson “This is Me!”
3rd & 4th Grade Autistic Students
SWBAT identify their body parts
Q&A
Sing and Dance
Computer Work
Model Teacher
Play Song and Dance
Follow Movements
Smart Board Lesson
My Head
My Eyes
My Nose
1st Trace Letters from verbal cue
2nd Identify Body Parts by
*Drag word
*Draw line
*Circle
*Color
My Ears
My Mouth
My Chin
My Arm
My Hand
My Fingers
My Leg
My Feet
My Toes
Learn by Doing/Practicing
Verbal and Visual Information
Song lyrics and
name of body parts
Verse to chorus
parts to whole body
Body parts are
grouped in three
Pictures of body parts,
words and students
Recognition of peers
and cheering for them
Recognition of self and
expression of feelings
Touch body parts,
dance and draw
Categorizing their body
by limbs and head
If you were a bird,
show me what
your arms would do.
“ feel when
“How do you
you saw a picture of you?”
“My fingers are like
my toes because….”
Long Term Memory
Parts of the body
Eyes to see
Hands to catch
Their body
Their picture
PARIETAL LOBE
Being able to touch
body parts
OCCIPITAL LOBE
Seeing words, pictures
and modeling
FRONTAL LOBE
Recalling what dance is
Chunking of body parts
TEMPORAL LOBE
Listening to words and lyrics
Recognizing peers by face
Citations
Buzan, T. “Use Both Sides Of Your Brain.” 3rd Edition (1989)
Gardner, H. “Frames of the Mind: The theory of Multiple Intelligence.” (1993)
Gregorc, Anthony F.
Kindergarten Student, September 30, 2013 From: www.adventuresinkindergarten.com
Mills, Dennis W.
Saint Mark United Methodist Church, September 30, 2013 From: www.saintmarkumcseneca.org
Senses Clip Art, September 30, 2013 From: http://vector-magz.com
Silver, H. F., Strong, R. W., & Perini, M. J. “The Strategic Teacher: Selecting the Right Research-based
Strategy for every lesson.” (2007)
Sousa, David A. “How the Brain Learns.” 4th Edition. (2011)
“This is Me.” September 30, 2013 From: www.elflearning.jp