Social Pragmatics and the tone (the attitude ) of a sentence is frequently a mystery to student who are on the autism scale. Was speaking to a young teacher who was working with children on the this spectrum. We discussed the challenges of teaching them to comprehend “the tone” of
The problem with always knowing better When my son was 6, he taught me a lesson in equanimity. My mother, his beloved meme, loved green beans and she would snap off the ends one by one to make a pot. One day, I showed my boy how I did it.
Carolynne, you asked How does yoga increases cognitive/intellectual health? I was hunting for a scholarly paper that addresses your question but I haven’t located something specific enough. However I’ll give you an answer I believe to be true. When people practice yoga, and the paced deep breathing that goes with
Mirror Listening This particular exercise was suggested by Dr. Susan Stillman of Six Seconds. Its usefulness is apparent and the lesson is fairly easy to execute although it requires at least 30 minutes doing a complete round. The objective of the lesson is to have students observe the dynamics of