Homeschool and Irlen Syndrome
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Homeschool and Irlen Syndrome

It’s 7am. My Sensational-Miss has already been up for hours, as per usual. This morning, she is happily completing her most difficult subject: math. In near darkness, she sees everything perfectly clearly and is content. Since her SPD diagnosis, we also had an additional diagnosis called Irlen Syndrome. Irlen syndrome can be common in kids … Continue reading

Homeschool Tools, for Squirmy Wormies!
Homeschool

Homeschool Tools, for Squirmy Wormies!

Got your own little squirmy-wormy?  Try having your child do his written work seated on a Yoga Ball.  Yoga Balls provide more sensory input for children who are side-seaters or “always-has-his-foot-on-my-seat-ers!”  If you notice your Sensational-Mr. is having difficulty completing seated work, try the exercise ball.  As an alternative, try incorporating a Sensory Break every … Continue reading