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Which bed is best?

When looking for a bed for my father-in-law I did consider a divan; he had one in his own home and I wondered about using the headboard to make it all more familiar.   364 more words


Handwriting Paper: What's Really Between the Lines?


You focus on letter memory, formation, sizing, spacing, and line placement.

You try to find the right handwriting program from choices like Zaner-Bloser, D’Nealian, and Handwriting Without Tears. 1,410 more words

Occupational Therapy

More Summer Activities!

Summer is quickly coming to a close.  Take advantage of these final weeks with your children to add in seated and structured tasks for better school preparation. 317 more words

Fine Motor Skills

Fidget Spinners; Yay or Nay?

MindChamps Allied Care Consultant Psychologist, Samantha Tang shares about Fidget Spinners.

What are fidget spinners?
Fidget spinners are small, flat, ball bearing devices that the user can rotate between his fingers. 608 more words

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June 9th was the start of what was meant to be a one month school break. This was after completing an intense three week teacher training program with other phd and post doc students in preparation for a teaching fellowship in the fall. 462 more words

Summer Career Fix: Follow people in your sector

What are you doing this summer to help you stand out from the crowd?

Gary’s bags are packed and he’s ready to jet off to places far sunnier than Cumbria. 287 more words


Executive Functioning Issues in Children

Executive function refers to the mental skills that help the brain to organise and act on information. This set of skills is the building block that enables us to plan, organise, remember things, prioritise, pay attention and get started on tasks. 820 more words

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