Friday, September 2, 2011

Handwriting

   I am often asked about a child's handwriting by parents. There are various reasons why parents may be upset with their child's handwriting. After all, I guess everyone wants to see beautiful calligraphy on paper. Normally, I tend to focus on writing itself. After all, I would much rather a child puts down his/her thoughts, works on his/her writing skills than handwriting.
This particular article gives some food for thought:
Handwriting

Summarizing

Summarizing is known to be a very important trait for children to learn and master. This article describes it well.

Summarizing