the other kids werent as advanced in the early years? or didnt put the effort in? what do you think the reasons are? assuming the group of kids you are seeing are the same over...(more)12-17-2017 10:12pm
Yes the same kids. In early grades it is developmental. DD could read in pre-k, wasn't taught, just an early reader. Other kids were behind as they struggled with it but once they...(more)12-17-2017 10:24pm
were reading her advantage was gone. Most people can learn to read and do elementary school work. Not everyone can write a brilliant essay analysis of literature or easily grasp advanced math -calculus and above.
This is why early intervention is so critical for kids with ADHD and LD - because it gets SO much harder in HS that smart kids who can do fine without help suddenly fall off a...(more)12-17-2017 10:13pm+1 like
This. Struggling getting my ds to take note by hand or in pc in 7th grade. He pushed back saying he doesn't need to take notes. This is true but I need him to !water note taking...(more)12-17-2017 10:18pm+1 like
before the material is harder and he can't rely on his memory alone.