Free Webinar Replay: Overcoming Dysgraphia and Writing Challenges: A Guide for Teachers and Parents

imageDysgraphia and written expression challenges are common in youngsters with ADHD. For these children, watching a blank web page can really feel like torture as a result of writing — even making plans to write — requires simultaneously drawing on loads of skills, many of which are not immediately obtainable to kids with consideration deficit. When writing, a child wishes laser focal point, in addition to grapho-motor fluency, organization strategies, proper syntax and grammar, running memory, word-finding skill, and sentence selection. Oh, and spelling. But armed with the suitable strategies, teachers and parents can assist children with ADHD triumph over writing challenges.

In this webinar, you will find out about…
1. Breaking down assignments into tiny steps
2. Using “backward outlining” to arrange concepts
3. Using checklists and think sheets to facilitate writing
4. Strategies for brainstorming, prewriting, and organizing ideas
5. Implementing “show, don’t tell,” “colour coding,” and “5 Ws and How” to ease writing challenges

Meet the Expert Speaker:

Kendra Wagner, M.A., teaches reading and writing to children of all age levels in Seattle, Washington. She is qualified in several systems for dyslexia and dysgraphia and also consults in faculties on implementation of research-based practices in literacy. You can reach Kendra at www.readingwritingthinking.net.

Webinar replays include:

  • Slides accompanying the webinar
  • Related assets from ADDitude
  • Free publication updates about ADHD

This ADHD Experts webinar used to be first broadcast continue to exist February 7, 2017.


Webinar Sponsor

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The sponsor of this week’s ADDitude webinar is….

The Gow School: The Gow School is a college-prep coed boarding and day college for students, grades 6-12, with dyslexia and an identical language-based learning disabilities also providing a 5-week summer season program for campers ages 8-16.
www.gow.org

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