Integrating movement in learning will become the top priority in education. If we combine what we know about learning with what we know about fitness, there is a natural alignment. The optimal amount of information each individual can have modeled, learn, practice, and eventually master, will increase if the student is maintaining a healthy functioning brain. Teachers need to know the techniques, materials, equipment, and furniture that can help facilitate the integration of movement into the learning process.
It’s mid-July and, like many Canadians, I’m starting to get ready for the music festival season. With Calgary Folk and Music Festival happening this coming weekend I thought it would be a good idea to discuss some ways to help integrate movement during this upcoming festival season
They say Canada has two seasons winter and July, well it’s almost July and that means Canada Day is upon us! It’s the one day of the year where we shamelessly celebrate what it means to be Canadian. Whether it’s our impeccable manners or our love of Tims being Canadian is something special so it’s only right that we celebrate Canada’s Birthday in the most Canadian ways possible.Here are the top 5 things to do this Canada Day: