The Hand: How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture Fun Activities

Frank R. Wilson
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Fun Activities

The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.

1. Model

Build a model of a hand out of clay or toothpicks.

2. History Drawings

Draw the stages of what you think hominids look like from Lucy to modern man.

3. Community

Plan a community where the skills of each person can be effectively utilized.

4. Discovering and Using Practical Intelligence

Journal about your practical intelligence--what are your strengths and weaknesses? How has your practical intelligence helped you so far in your life? Has has a lack of practical intelligence hindered your success? Create a chart comparing when...

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