Brain Books 3


Medaris, Justin & Jennifer. (1995). Introducing . . . the Brain!—A Curriculum on the Brain and the Science Behind Learning. 3265 Eugene Ct., Napa , CA 94558.  Call 707.255.4352. 


Paterniti, Michael. (2000). Drawing Mr. Albert: A Trip Across America with Einstein’s Brain. New York, The Dial Press.


Ramey, Craig T and Ramey, Sharon L. (1999). Right from Birth: Building Your Child’s Foundation for Life. New York: Goddard Press.


Ratey, John J. (2008). Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain. New York, NY: Little, Brown and Co.


Ratey, John J. (2001). A User’s Guide to the Brain. New York: Panthean Books.


Restak, Richard. (2003). The New Brain. Rodale.


Shonkoff, Jack P., Phillips, Deborah A.  (2000).  From Neurons to Neighborhoods:  The Science of Early Childhood Development.  Washington, DC:  National Research Council and Institute of Medicine, National Academy Press.


Somer, Elizabeth. (1995). Food and Mood:  How the Nutrients in Food Improve Memory, Energy Levels, Sleep Patterns, Weight Management and Attitude.  New York: Henry Holt and Company.


Sousa, David. (2001). How the Brain Learns: A Classroom Teacher’s Guide. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press, Inc.


Sprenger, Marilee. (2001). Becoming a ‘Wiz’ at Brain-Based Teaching: How to Make Every Year Your Best Year. Alexandria: ASCD


Sprenger, Marilee. (1999). Learning and Memory: The Brain in Action. Alexandria: ASCD. 


Squire, Larry R., Kandel, E.R. (1999). From Mind to Molecules. New York: Scientific American Library.


Stipek, Deborah and Kathy Seal. (2001). Motivated Minds: Raising Children to Love Learning. New York: Henry Holt and Co.


Strong, Richard W., Silver, Harvey F., Perini, Matthew J. (2001). Teaching About What Matters Most. Alexandria, VA: ASCD.


Sylwester, Robert.  (2000).  A Biological Brain in a Cultural Classroom.  Thousand Oaks, CS:   Corwin Press, Inc.


Sylwester, Robert. (1995). A Celebration of Neurons: An Educator’s Guide to the Brain. Alexandria, VA: ASCD.


Willis, Judy. (2008). How Your Child Learns Best. Naperville, IL: Sourcebooks, Inc.


Wolfe, Patricia. (2001). Brain Matters: Translating Research into Classroom Practice. Alexandria, VA: ASCD.


Wurtman, Judith. (1986). Managing Your Mind and Mood Through Food. New York: Harper Row.


Zull, James E. (2002). The Art of Changing the Brain: Enriching the Practice of Teaching by Exploring the Biology of Learning. Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing.