Session 107

Title: Catering for Right and Left Brain Learners

Presenter: Georgia Moisidis, Edensor Park Public School

Type: Showcase

Duration: 60 mins

Target Audience: K-6, Teachers & Executive

Overview: Are you a left brain or right brain person?  How do you know?  What type of brain do your students have?  What strategies can you use to enhance these students’ learning and memory?  In this workshop you will learn to identify what type of brain your students have.  You will be given examples of characteristics and various lessons and strategies to help your students improve their learning outcomes within the classroom. You will be given examples of classroom programs that support these strategies, based from Kindergarten to Year Six.  Activities and strategies can be adapted to suit your own students’ needs.  This information can also be helpful when working with other members of your staff, as gaining a deeper understanding of different brain types can help you deal with a variety of people.

Requirements: NIL