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Spelling Techniques

Two techniques to help with spelling (especially for those trying to overcome dyslexia).

  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Trace, copy and replicate (and then check)
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Coaching/Peer Tutoring (ADHD)

We often speak about SMART (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Timely/Timebound) goal setting.

But for people dealing with ADHD or dyslexia,  it is wise to bring up the idea of short term goals as precursor. 220 more words

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[Review] Busy by Tony Crabbe (2014)

I did something rather unthinkable in my last post – I consciously took a break. This was an anti-example of my post on the Asian Financial Crisis and Japan’s Lost Decade (bursting of its property bubble). 596 more words

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Text Reviews -Economics and Finance

I can safely say that the two authors – Phil Thornton and Paul Knott are about the clearest and most engaging authors on the subject(s) to the extent of my reading. 493 more words

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Check this out!

Oh do have a go at this site that aims to make Language (and other types of learning) as enjoyable as possible!

It’s called Neophyte Writers (also using WordPress)!

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Literary Devices - Assonance and Onomatopoeia

Well, this is one of those moments where I never expected teaching English to be so fun!

My knowledge and experience in writing had been limited more to alliteration, apt vocabulary and the use of punctuation. 64 more words

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Sleep and Epilepsy

Brief note – for preliminary research – from Epilepsy Society UK (The National Society for Epilepsy – registered charity number: 206186)

The society with inputs from Dr Sofia Ericsson of UCL Institute of Neurology put up a page of the same name.  30 more words

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