Keep your students focused and engaged
Do your students’ eyes glaze over when they have been sitting or listening for too long? Do your colleagues yawn during meetings? The remedy for these scenarios is to use brain breaks—quick physical and mental activities that help learners re-focus and refresh.
Brain breaks are perfect for transitions between classroom activities and to keep students engaged in learning. Proven by research to aid in cognition and retention, these teacher favorites are great for all ages, including adults. In fact, brain breaks can be used in almost any setting.
Teachers love David Sladkey’s bestselling Energizing Brain Breaks. In this companion, More Energizing Brain Breaks,Scott Miller provides new activities that challenge the mind and get the body moving.
With an easy-to-use flipbook format, this resource features:
- Fifty new quick (2 minutes or less) activities from which to pick and choose
- Plenty of variety, including individual, partner, and group activities
- Activities suitable for elementary, middle, high school, and college classrooms, as well as adult professional learning
Brain breaks provide a sense of renewed energy and excitement. There is no better way to help students remain alert, energized, and ready to take on the task of learning!