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Life on a Chessboard, a novel

Chapter 1

I knew it would happen sooner or later.  Brad Murphy’s gang pounces on me and I’m down on my stomach.  Two guys jump on my back.  1,107 more words

Speed Drills as Group Activities

Speed drills are one of the most important activities for children who do not easily gain sight word automaticity on a large number of words.  But managing them in classrooms is difficult.  272 more words

Education

The Texas Dyslexia Handbook 2014 Revision

The TEA has released a draft copy of the Dyslexia Handbook:  Procedures Concerning Dyslexia and Related Disorders.  The SBOE will vote to approve the updated handbook at their July 2014 meeting.  39 more words

IEP/504 Plan

不亦樂乎

認字、寫字、讀書,對讀障孩子是一大挑戰。用傳統的教學方法,抄寫背默死記硬背,不但不能提升學習的成果,更使孩子對學習語文失去興趣。今天我跟孩子玩了這個,雖然同樣是默書,但用上遊戲計分的方法,孩子不亦樂乎!

其他增添課堂趣味的法寶。只要換個形式,讀障孩子也會愛上讀和寫。

孩子走後,貪玩的老闆也來玩層層疊。似乎層層疊適合男女老少。

與其把知識硬塞給孩子,不如讓孩子樂於學習。知識的累積固然重要,但熱愛學習的心才是一輩子的寶藏。

特殊教育

Audio Note App, an App great for Dyslexic students, Review

Audio Note is an App designed to combine the note taking and voice recorder functions of a device and combines them so that a student can record a lecture whilst taking notes at the same time. 342 more words

Apps

O for order, organizing... and ADHD

Organizing… and ADHD

I’m not the lady in the picture.  Far from it, I’m very messy. My room looks more like that.

When I clean finally clean my room it’s usually spotless. 656 more words

Mental Health