Tag archives for attention

Distracted While Studying? 6 Tips to Fight Distractions and Get Homework Done!

From fidgeting to shifting between different tasks, six techniques to help distracted ADD/ADHD students focus at school and on their homework. by Melinda Boring http://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/8394.html Having two children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD), I tried a lot of traditional study methods through the years, with no success. Such techniques -- usually involving sitting down at a table for extended periods with pen, Read full article »

ADHD Back-to-School Prep: 10 Talks to Have for a Great School Year

ADHD Back-to-School Prep: 10 Talks to Have for a Great School Year The beginning of the school year is a great time to sit down and have conversations with your ADHD child and the other important people in his life to make sure you're all on the same page when it comes to managing his ADHD symptoms. As the year moves Read full article »

Yoga for Kids over the school break.

Staying in Manila for a few weeks during the holiday?  Kids bored already?  Looking for a great, healthy activity that focuses on attention, posture, balance and over all well being? Then you are in LUCK! Yoga + in the Fort is now offering Yoga for Kids classes. Yoga + is located in the Fort Legends Tower  in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig. To view Read full article »

My Story and Tips that work By: Jamie Janove

Here is another first person article from www.ldonline.org Following Bliss My name is Jamie Janover. I want to tell you how my life has been affected by having learning and attention disabilities. Actually, it seems to me rather odd to call them disabilities, because for me, those disabilities have turned out to be among my greatest sources of strength and a powerful Read full article »

Article from Livestrong

Lance Armstrong's Livestrong Foundation has published the following article on attention and diet. Here. Read full article »

Tumble Books

Tumble Books is a huge online resource of books which can be read or listened to online. Many of the books have quizzes and questions afterword to help explore children's comprehension of the book. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Brain Pop

Brain POP is the home of fun learning! This site offers student the chance to explore many aspects of the world around us in a lively and exciting way. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Dance Mat Typing

BBC School's Dance Mat Typing is THE place to go for the least boring way to learn to touch type! This site takes student's through basic typing skills via a host of fun songs and crazy characters. No passwork required!