Category: Learning Skills

Resources and information about learning and learning skills. Designed for teachers, parents, homeschoolers, and education specialists.

Why This Game is Good for Your Child’s Brain: Game 4

Game 4 in the series Why This Game is Good for Your Child’s Brain addresses a skill that technically is not an official learning disability.   However, a student with slow processing speed is likely going to struggle to learn in some way or another.   And, in my experience, learning “disabilities” can often go …

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Why this Game is Good for Your Child’s Brain: Game 3

When it comes to teaching sight words in educational therapy, or in any educational setting, really, we either find ourselves a nice little premade set of flashcards, or we go through quite a bit of tedious cutting and writing and creating DIY flashcards of our own.  It’s not the least bit exciting, which is why …

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Why This Game is Good for Your Child’s Brain: Game 2

When I introduced Game 1 in this series, Why This Game is Good for Your Child’s Brain, I also discussed the importance of visual spatial skills.  Of course, that’s just one area that children who have gaps in their learning abilities may have difficulty with.   Would you believe they may also experience difficulty with …

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Learning to Try Again

Well, I did it.  I started creating video.  It’s something I’ve been talking about for ages.  In the back of my mind, though, I remember the days of my first video editing course.  Yikes!   Back then, before even starting, I was certain that I would love editing, that I had the mind for it, …

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Christmas Activity Fun Pack for Kids – Full Color Printable

This holiday season, let the kids take a break from the computer, the tv, and the digital vortex that is our world today.  The Christmas Activity Fun Pack will remind young minds not to shut down entirely during winter break, and is now available here on Teachers Pay Teachers. Children in grades 2-4 can work …

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Thanksgiving Activity Fun Pack for Kids – Full Color Printable

When we think of Thanksgiving we often think of food, lots and lots of food!  We think of family.  We think of giving thanks.  Maybe we think of fun crafts for the kids.   Do you ever think of Thanksgiving as an opportunity to strengthen children’s learning ability?  No?  That’s okay.  That’s what I’m here …

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