A Day in the Life of our Brains – and how we can make most use of them

Knowing details of how the brain works will benefit us and our children as we apply simple strategies to enhance their learning beyond their expectations.

The day is dawning….

..It is about 6.30am and our brains are slowly gaining consciousness; it takes a few minutes. After a great night’s sleep, we and our children are getting ready for an exciting day ahead!

We have just woken from a regular period in our lives where surges of chemical transmitters that connect brain cells (neurons) cause a targeted cell to become either activated or dormant. A neuron that is activated will cause a knock-on effect at an incredibly high speed.