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One problem continually faced by teachers, OTs, and parents is that they would like to help their student/child copy faster.

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June 25, 2020
Debbie Pledge

Beyond Connect Four: Having Fun With Four In A Row Games

Connect Four is a game I remember playing a lot as a child, and I play it now with my 9-year-old daughter. It's a really good introduction to abstract strategy games for children, and if you have not yet played it with your child, then do have a go. The sound as you open the under-bar and the counters clatter on the table will transport you back in time.

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June 18, 2020
Becky Hill

Summer Time Is Here! Play! Play! Play!

Summer is here! There are many activities families can do all summer long.

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June 11, 2020
Gabe Nelson

Four Ways Sudoku Promotes Brain Health

Want to keep your brain active and healthy? Try Sudoku!

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June 04, 2020
Lina Awshee

Simple Brain Breaks for At-Home Incorporation

Learning at Home

Being in the same environment for a long time can make anyone (kids and adults alike) fidgety.

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May 28, 2020
Scott Kim

Changing the Game: 5 Tips for Encouraging Critical Thinking About Games

Learning at Home, Learning Through Play

In this time of staying at home, parents are now called on to be teachers. But kids are easily bored. And most of us are not trained to be teachers. So how can we keep our kids fully engaged in learning in a way that works for the whole family?

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May 21, 2020
Becky Hill

More Ideas for Remote Learning

Learning at Home

With the COVID-19 pandemic and stay-at-home orders happening across the U.S., many children are home for the rest of the school year.

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