Hands on Science for Kids-Learn by Doing by Lisa Bronart
... Current research indicates that providing children with exciting experiences apart from the traditional “lecture and listen” method can electrify their imagination, providing memorable experiences and opportunities to discuss! As parents, we already understand the importance of “learning by doing,” having provided our children with hands on experiences preparing them to walk and talk, playing a game or learning how to behave. Making careful decisions about what we teach our children has ...
Emergency Lesson Plans, Real Lifesaving Tools for Teachers by Frank Holes Jr.
... Make speculations and use the scientific method. Or have students create the plans for a lab activity. Reading: Leave students a copy of a short story or article, and questions to answer. You could even set up a 'test-taking' exercise, and discuss appropriate answers and strategies. Social Studies: Map activities are great for emergency plans. You can even set up a one-day unit on any area/region of the world, including your own town or city. Everyone gets those situations in life where an ...
Power Travelling and Touring - 10 Factors in Enjoying Stuff by Raymond Strachan
... A feeling of awe and incredulity is experienced during the first 6.5 minutes of immersion in the viewing experience. This is likely to continue for some time at a reduced level as you view and experience more. An appreciation of the effort, skill and/or the forces that came into play to create this Stuff. This will continue on each occasion you view or experience something new about the Stuff. It will continue strongly for a maximum of 1.5 hours at which point each subsequent experience ...
Sanctifying the Psyche via Mantra Chanting by Shriram Sharma
... When the living being reaches the fourth state called recognition, it realizes/ experiences that within him/ her is the divine light of God and as per the tenets of Vedant he/ she experiences that “this is God”, “that I am”, “I am that”, “I am blissful consciousness” and “I am God”. This is not merely superficial lip service but it is at the experiential level. As a result of this the qualities, actions, nature, viewpoint and activity of man reaches a divine level.
The Science Museum: Not Just A Tourist Hotspot by Andrew Regan
... In the morning, the participating children can awake to breakfast in the museum, more scientific-based fun and an IMAX film - an altogether unforgettable scientific experience! But the Science Museum doesn't simply provide a place for children to learn and play amongst some of the world's most important scientific developments: it also opens up forums for controversial scientific debate. The Dana Centre, a groundbreaking urban bar and café, was opened in 2003 in an annex to the Museum, and ...
How to Experience a Lucid Dream by David Slone
... The scientific study of dreaming and REM sleep A variety of psychological and recreational applications. Lucid dreaming can be a powerful tool for overcoming nightmares In therapy, lucid dreams appear to be promising for providing personal insight, assisting with integration, and as a safe environment for experimentation with new behaviors (LaBerge & Rheingold, 1990). Many lay people are attracted to lucid dreaming because it offers an outlet for fantasy, an opportunity for adventure ...
Is Zone Diet a Fad? by Lulia Pascanu
... It relies on testimonials and success stories rather than scientific proof Dr. Sears says "Let me be a little more specific about the rewards you'll reap from staying in the Zone" ("Enter the Zone", p. 4). A few paragraphs later he tells the happy stories of Steve Courson (a famous National Football League player in the late 1970's), his teammate John Corb and Dr. Chris Kyriazis, head of European Marketing for IBM. I believe these examples are not specific but unusual.
Log Homes - Top 10 Questions (and Answers) by Al Hearn
... There are no scientific studies that show one system is better than another, so, again, go with your own feelings. 10. What problems can I expect when building a log home? Some of the possible problems you might encounter as you plan and build your log home are: financing difficulties (usually because the bank doesn't understand log homes), construction delays (for a variety of reasons), cost overruns (primarily due to poor planning or mid-course changes to plans).