ADHD: Any solutions?

ADHD suggestions

ADHD or attention deficit disorder is a condition effecting young school aged children, especially boys. Most importantly, children with this condition are unable to control their behavior and lack the ability to pay attention.  Estimates show that 3-5 percent of children have ADHD.  ADHD is a commonly diagnosed childhood behavior..  It usually extends into adult life and causes …

Government Laws Are About To Change: Your Child’s Safety May Be At Risk

are you aware your child may not be safe

Government Laws are about to change., your child's safety may be at risk. Did you know that 1 in 5 women and 1 in 16 men are sexually assaulted on college campuses? At this moment, under federal regulation Title IX,  all educational institutions must recognize sexual harassment or assaults that may occur on national campuses .  As …

Pre-Reading Activities – Predictions

Mark it up

Pre-reading activities - Mark it Up!  Your child’s reading tests require more than scribbling in a,b,c, or d answers on an answer sheet .  Today’s reading exams require even the youngest of children, to think analyze and explain their thinking.  Amazing right?   It’s unbelievable.  I am dating myself, but I remember the old school SRA reading tests.  You read a snippet …

Guided Reading Activities – Problem and Solution

Guided Reading Activities

How do you teach your children to pass a reading test? Use guided reading activities! A reading test can prove difficult.  Reading comprehension is a major component and the foundation of a good reader.  When a good reader starts to read, the brain begins to think, imagine, and illustrate , the connections of ideas in a …