Brain Games, Puzzles and Interactive Websites The DANA Foundation, creator of Brain Awareness Week, compiled fun and educational resources about the brain and body sorted by site, topic, and age group. Kids can explore brain lobes, memory, how drugs effect the brain, and optical illusions to name a few topics. Find out more here.
In a thought provoking article from the NY Times Well Blog, author Dr. Perri Klass, M.D., examines the importance and possible outcomes of reading to children beginning at birth. The short piece investigates the latest research about how the brain is activated when read to and the differences between normal conversation and being read to[…]