Extensive studies have shown that listening to music can help children to learn better. More specifically, music is useful in enhancing brain development and cognitive functions. It has also been found that music is helpful in boosting one’s memory. In fact, music has been used for centuries as a mnemonic device, even till today. You… Continue reading Can Rap Music Be Used To Promote Learning?
Music comes with multiple amazing benefits for students, but what exactly are they? From inculcating a positive mindset to aiding with memorization, music can help students in both expected and unexpected ways. Read on to find out some ways music can be utilized in the classroom. Enrich Learning Experiences Educators who work with younger children… Continue reading The Multiple Uses Of Music In The Classroom
We all know that listening to music comes with a whole host of benefits for our states of mind and mental wellbeing as well as enhancing learning. However, have you ever thought about whether music can shape creativity? As an essential 21st century skill, today’s employers are looking for creative thinkers who can think out… Continue reading Music Can Shape Creativity
We all know the powerful effect music has on memory. Have you ever been transported back to a different place and time when a familiar song came up on the radio? That’s how powerful music is: it has the ability to transcend the space-time continuum through memory. Those who are suffering from memory loss conditions… Continue reading Music And Its Effect On Memory
You may know some educators who think that rap songs and lyrics are not suitable for the classroom, and it’s not hard to see why given some of the more explicit lyrics out there today. However, that does not mean you have to shy away from rap songs and lyrics altogether. When used in an… Continue reading How Rap Songs And Lyrics Can Be Classroom Friendly
If you are learning a language, have you ever wondered if listening to music can enhance the learning process? The answer is definitely yes! There are many reasons music is so amazing for language learning. Songs stay in our heads in a way that vocabulary lists and grammar rules do not. We share with you… Continue reading How Music Is Used In Language Learning
If you are a parent or educator, you may have tried no end of ideas to get your child or student to remember certain facts. However, day after day of drilling the same facts into their heads may not have proven effective, and unsurprisingly. When a student is just staring at a page of words,… Continue reading Can Music Help In Learning?
Have you ever wondered if music can influence behaviors, thoughts and feelings? If so, you may not be surprised to hear that the short answer is yes. However, the studies that have been carried out are inconclusive as to why this is so: for instance, it could be that people of a certain disposition are… Continue reading Can Music Change Behavior?
It is important to learn about history and our past. It is important for students to learn this subject in school, as it is integral to our culture and shapes how society is today. If you are a teacher who is interested in making your history classes interesting and to learn more about their past,… Continue reading Top Tips To Conduct Fun History Lessons
The Age of Enlightenment was one of the most significant intellectual, philosophical, and cultural movement in Europe back in the 18th century. Philosophers like Denis Diderot and Voltaire helped led the Enlightenment ideology in France, where it gained the most popularity. Although the Enlightenment had its roots in Europe, its ideas has influenced the Founding… Continue reading How Did Ideas From The Age Of Enlightenment Influence The Founding Fathers Of The United States?