Aubrey Webster

Through Your Child’s Eyes Simulation Activity

Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to have ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)? Understood.org has made it possible to get a glimpse by creating a simulation activity for Attention Issues.   The website also shows what it might feel like to struggle with Writing, Reading, Math, and Organization. The simulation starts with a video of a child explaining what it is like to struggle with ADHD and then a professional explains the condition with a bit more detail.   The website then takes you to a game that simulates the struggles of having attention issues. Here is …

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15 Questions to Replace “How Was School Today?” by Elena Aguilar

In the article 15 Questions to Replace “How Was School Today”, the author writes about many different ways you may ask your child about their day, in order to prompt more specific and meaningful responses. This could help prevent simple responses like, “It was fine.” These questions can help parents get a better idea of how their student is doing in school. The author recommends that parents do not ask too many of the questions in one day. She also advises parents to take note of which questions students seem to open up more about so you may continue to …

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