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Your Fantastic Elastic Brain: Stretch It, Shape It

Your Fantastic Elastic Brain: Stretch It, Shape It
Your Fantastic Elastic Brain: Stretch It, Shape It
Average: 4.3 (4 votes)

This innovative and timely picture book teaches children that they have the ability to stretch and grow their own brains. It also delivers the crucial message that mistakes are an essential part of learning. The book introduces children to the anatomy and various functions of the brain in a fun and engaging way.


conall's picture
I read this tonight and I liked it a lot.
ranadiorio's picture
This is a first of its kind book that explains the concept of neuroplasticity to young children in an engaging, accessible, and best of all, fun manner.

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Pages: 36
Reading Level: Intermediate (6 to 9)
Language: English
ISBN: 978-0-9829938-2-8
Categories: Educational
Features: Illustrations
Keywords: brain, stretch, grow, learn
Date Added: December 20, 2010
Mom's Choice Awards Gold
Moonbeam Children's Book Awards Gold
Nautilus Book Award Silver
Gold Ink Award
IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award Silver
D e a k A c k e r l e y Y O U R F A N T A S T I C E L A S T I C B R A I N That pink stuff is BUSY Whoa wwwlittlepicklepresscom By JoAnn Deak PhD Illustrated by Sarah Ackerley A n a v e ra g e p e r s o ns s h o r t te r m m e m o r y c a n h o l d  d i g i t s a t a t i m e I think I can remember this number  T h e h u m a n b ra i n w e i g h s a b o u t  p o u n d s Urghhh It feels like a lot more When does it rain brains For adults who understand that each childs job of neurosculpting shapes our future world JD For Benji whose fantastic little brain is stretching and growing every day SA During a brainstorm Copyright  by Little Pickle Press LLC All rights reserved No part of this book may be reproduced transmitted or stored in an information retrieval system in any form or by any means graphic electronic or mechanical including photocopying taping and recording without prior permission in writing from the publisher Library of Congress CataloginginPublication Data is available Library of Congress Catalog Card Number ISBN   Printed in Canada First edition Little Pickle Press LLC PO Box Belvedere CA Please visit us at wwwlittlepicklepresscom By JoAnn Deak PhD Little Pickle Press Illustrated by Sarah Ackerley What does your really do Does it fill the space between your ears Hellooooo in there All I see is pink stuff Well yes but your brain can do so much more Your brain helps you think and remember G o o d k i t t y and name what you see and what you hear It lets you move your body and feelboth touch and emotions