This app was created by a fellow Occupational Therapist for one of her students who had dysgraphia, a learning disability that affects handwriting legibility, and getting thoughts on paper. It's a very functional app that takes a picture of any worksheet, and makes the writing spaces typing boxes on the screen! Kids can then type their answers and print the completed worksheets. It's now available for Tablets and iPads. Click on the website SnapType! https://www.facebook.com/
Sometimes I come across students diagnosed with ADHD, who take prescription medication but who's parents report minimal changes in certain behaviors. This alerts me that something else might be playing a factor in disruptive behaviors. Primitive reflexes are involuntary reactions active in utero up to the first year of life. Their purpose is to aid in the birth process, ensure contact with the mother, facilitate feeding and provide the foundation for future milestones. They
Hope this first week of the New Year is going well for all of our kids, families, and teachers. Wishing our wonderful kids and supportive families a year filled with meeting milestones, growth, and many moments of laughter! Cheers!