San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Can you change a brain? Can learning and memory capacity increase? Can the brain be primed for improved learning? Find the answers in this highly energetic, interactive presentation that summarizes the recent brain research that links movement to learning and shows how it translates into classroom practice. It will highlight kinesthetic teaching strategies that align to Common Core Standards for the classroom. Come learn kid-tested and kid-approved short, quick, fun lessons that build capacity by teaching reading, math, social studies and science kinesthetically.
OBJECTIVES 1.The professionals will gain insight into how Action Based Learning reinforces cognition based on the brain research that supports the link of movement to learning. 2.The professionals will gain insight into individual strengths and how to fulfill the needs of each child through movement. 3.The professionals will gain insight into how Common Core Standards in literacy, math, science and academics can be facilitated through movement and music. 4.The professionals will gain insight into how movement and Action Based Learning anchors learning based on the brain research that supports the link of movement to learning.
TRAINER Natalie Boone is an energetic and passionate presenter of brain research and education. She has presented at local, regional, and international levels. Her expertise is in brain research, integration strategies, physical education, health education, and administration buy-in support. She is driven by the thought that all children can learn and that movement facilitates learning and that learning can be fun. Natalie has 10 years of educational experience and for the last two years she has been in administration both as a Physical Education Coordinator and most recently as an Assistant Principal. Her goal is to help all administrators and teachers understand the impact that movement has on the learning process. Natalie has her Bachelors of Science in Physical Education from Western Carolina University and a Masters in Physical Education and a Masters of School Administration also from Western Carolina University. She has a National Board Certification in Physical Education, and holds both CrossFit Level I and CrossFit Kids certificates. She is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Educational Leadership from Garner-Webb University. Natalie is a master trainer of Action Based Learning. For more information about Action Based Learning visit abllab.com.
LIGHT REFRESHMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED THROUGHOUT THE DAY
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN: 12:00 Noon - 1:30pm
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Tulsa County Wellness Partnership
The Tulsa County Wellness Partnership is a sponsored group of the Family Health Coalition and is dedicated to changing policy and environments in Tulsa County to make healthy nutrition and fitness the easy choice in schools, workplaces and communities.