Saturday, September 13, 2014
I am posting this article here because it deals wit devloping the brain. Meta-cognition requires a certain level of langauge development and it is possible - in my opinion - that the two are linked. Enjoy. Courtesy of ASCD SmartBrief.
Brain scans of 24 9- to 10-year-olds showed differences in white matter structure among physically active children and their less-fit peers. Greater fitness levels may improve blood flow and increase the size of certain areas of the brain, according to the study in the journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience.