Are You Left-Brained or Right-Brained? Part II

Dear Readers,

Here’s Part II as promised.

tpt - right or left brain

So which side won the arm wrestling contest? Now that you know which side of your brain is dominant, it’s time for you to learn exactly what that means for you as a student of academics – and the world. How can you improve your academic learning/studying techniques?

First, take out the worksheet from our last post. We all use both sides of the brain when we need to, but when we’re stressed, it‘s difficult for the “weaker” brain hemisphere to take action efficiently. It can sort of ‘freeze up’. And what is one situation where you become stressed? Probably in school when learning something new, or when taking a dreaded test/quiz.

Take a look at which side you marked as your dominant brain, and which parts of your body are your strongest. Now let’s look at figures “X”, “Y”, and “Z”.Read More »