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100s of Preschool and Kindergarten Worksheets for Printing and Projection on Interactive Whiteboards or Computer Uses "Jazzles utilizes a multi-sensory approach, emphasizing visual, auditory and kinetic activities and Jazzles is consistent with the latest brain research on learning. It takes the traditional activities of early childhood education and integrates them with 21st century literacy benchmarks and classroom technology advances - particularly interactive whiteboards." James J.

Developing Reading skills There is always a debate about teaching reading at F.E level to students with a learning disability(i.e teach them to use the skills they already have rather than learning using phonics) If you do want to have a go at using phonics and teaching tricky words here are some links to help you: A guide from DFES Letters and Sounds guidance from Department of EducationAn introduction to synthetic phonics from dyslexics.org.uk An over view of how and when to introduce the sounds and words can be found at: Phonics Play .

Learning Disabilities in Children: Symptoms, Types, and Testing What are learning disabilities? Learning disabilities, or learning disorders, are an umbrella term for a wide variety of learning problems. A learning disability is not a problem with intelligence or motivation. The Brain and Learning The Organ of Learning To many, the term “brain-based learning” sounds redundant. Isn’t all learning and teaching brain-based? Advocates of brain-based teaching insist that there is a difference between “brain-compatible” education, and “brain-antagonistic” teaching practices and methods which can actually prevent learning. Printable Holiday Worksheets for ESL kids and teachers This section contains free ESL materials for teachers and parents to copy for their students and kids. All of the worksheets on this site are in pdf format. To download them, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free of charge from www.adobe.com . Terms of use You are free to download, print and copy any resource from this site for your personal or classroom use only . Do not feel free, though, to alter, sell, or put them on another web site. Our ready-to-print activities and worksheets can help children learn and practise English vocabulary relating to well-know holidays: Christmas, Easter, Halloween and Valentine's Day.

Free printable kindergarten worksheets to help prepare your child for first grade. Welcome to TLSBooks.com. This page includes kindergarten worksheets related to reading, phonics, vocabulary, and letters of the alphabet. Our kindergarten worksheets are intended to enhance your child's skills and introduce new concepts in a fun, stress-free manner. Printable worksheets are great for classroom or home use and you may print as many as you like. New ‘Dyslexie’ font helps dyslexics read better  AFP/ Those in a study of the font say it improves reading accuracy. A graphic designer from the Netherlands, Christian Boer, has developed a new font to aid his dyslexia. The font, called Dyslexie, isn’t the first of its kind, but according to Scientific American in an article published Wednesday, “it has received much fanfare from sufferers.” Boer first designing his font in 2008 while studying at the University of Twente in the Netherlands, and in 2010 a fellow student conducted an independent study on the font as part of a master s thesis project.

Some Types of Learning Disabilities Some Types of Learning Disabilities — The First Step is Understanding Some types of learning disabilities can be "treated" through proper testing and training. The key is to identify the specific cognitive weaknesses causing the "disorder" and strengthen those cognitive skills through dynamic, one-on-one training and practice. For the parent, the first step is to understand the types of learning disabilities that may be affecting your child. Some Types of Learning Disabilities — General Processing Issues Some types of learning disabilities are categorized by the cognitive processing problem. This means your child may have issues with one of the following:

Human Intelligence: Howard Gardner This page is now located at an updated address. Please update your bookmarks! The new address is posted below. You will be redirected to the new page in 15 seconds or you can click the link below. Super Teacher Worksheets Copyright 2013 - Super Teacher Worksheets Printable Worksheets for Teachers and Homeschool Families Fraction strips, fraction circles, and fraction worksheets.

supersubstituteteachers.com *Riddles and Brain Teasers* It is great to have an assortment of riddles, word or number problems, and brain teasers on hand that you can give to the class. You can use these during snack time to keep everyone quietly seated, during small breaks during the day, and even at the end of the day to wind down. You can also write some on the board (more difficult ones) at the beginning of the day, and let the students know that they can think about them throughout the day, and the first to come up with the correct answer will get a prize. *Pictionary*

Math, English programs, games, worksheets for grades K-8 - Dositey.com educational site Enjoy a wide range of lessons, practice exercises, step-by-step tutorials, and printable worksheets... Try today: Grades K-2: Phonics, Adding Same Numbers, Beginning Fractions Grades 3-4: Thousands, Order of Operations

Many worksheets can be found here, also parents are able to get involved in their kids' learning because this website has many resources parents can use at home for learning and for behavior. by esteban_cole Jul 15

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