Summer reading is a wonderful chance to engage your children with a love of reading, and recent research suggests that reading fiction is also powerful tool for strengthening our empathy muscles.
Category: Amy Diehl Tags: Empathy, Neuroscience, Reading, Summer Reading
Learning can be difficult, sometimes leaving youngsters feeling stress and frustration when challenged. However, by learning about neuroscience and metacognition, young learners can learn to see challenge as a necessary step in the learning process!
Category: Hilltown Families, Science Tags: Brain, human brain, Metacognition, nervous system, Neuroscience, Neuroscience for Kids, Science, the human brain, Thinking
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