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Wreckage and self-control

Today we had Jess at home as her school was shut for some urgent building work, she was pretty anxious as she struggles a lot with changes to her routine and because her previous school put so much energy into impressing upon her that any day of education missed would be a Very Bad Thing because of government attendance statistics.   472 more words


Parenting a Child With SPD: Dealing With Discipline!

To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heavens.

This morning a friend shared Sensory Mom Secret’s post…

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What's the big deal with handwriting anyway.

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For the majority of human history it seems, that most of the population writing and reading were not skills of the majority. 1,610 more words


Asynchrony Squared

“If Gifted = Asynchronous Development, then Gifted/Special Needs = Asynchrony Squared”

I think the quote above, taken from this article, perfectly describes what development looks like in twice exceptio… 307 more words

2E Homeschooling

Unopened Gifted: Gwendolyn Brooks, this is what I know

rewrite of my 2014 Portrait for a new series, “Unopened Gifted”.

From the back row I waited for the seats to fill in front of me with the fifty students, staff, and community members chosen to attend a reading by African American author Gwendolyn Brooks, a Pulitzer Prize winner in Poetry.  1,532 more words

such hope dashed

Remember this?

It was the conversion booklet put out by WotC for the changeover from 2e to 3e.  Just skimming through it, I knew it was not the direction I was interested in.  80 more words


Religious fireworks

It’s taken a day’s reflection before I wanted to write this post.  Friday was a confusing mixture of some more social successes for Isobel which resulted in a grown-up social situation that challenges my abilities to handle social stuff. 987 more words