How to Use Graphic Organizers to Improve Reading Comprehension, Writing, Listening, Note Taking, and Study Skills A graphic organizer provides learners with a visual representation of information, concepts, or ideas.  Graphic organizers are often used to help children understand what they are reading or to organize information in order to report it, such as through … Continue reading

Have You Tried These Strategies for Children With ADHD? While this article has a primary focus on children with ADHD, the strategies discussed here can be utilized to help any child with challenging behaviors. Children with ADHD or ADHD-like symptoms frequently have difficulty at school. They often get … Continue reading

Positive Behavior Support for Children on the Autism Spectrum or Children Displaying Challenging Behaviors Although this article places emphasis on children on the autism spectrum, much of the article can be applied to any child displaying challenging behaviors. When caring for or working with a child on the autism spectrum, a parent, teacher, … Continue reading

Getting Kids Motivated With Timers Timers are an excellent way to motivate your children or students to complete tasks and listen to directions. Here, I will illustrate three ways to use timers with children. 1. Some children have difficulty working for prolonged periods of … Continue reading