Early Writing Development

Wondering how your child’s writing is coming along? The link below shares examples of the typical early stages of writing. Breathe easy and get those little ones to use a tripod grasp on their crayons (breaking crayons in half also makes it nearly impossible for them to use a fist-grasp).

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Is your child a left-hander?

In this world of righties, sometimes we forget how difficult it can be to make adaptations to help our left-handed friends. One academic area that can be particularly challenging is writing. The link below provides some common developmental difficulties along with strategies. Enjoy!

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