Good Reads.


  • I wish someone had intervened.  ... "but the school was very concerned.  This came to a head when the school wrote to her parents.The school thought Gillian had a learning disorder of some sort and that it might be more appropriate for her to be in a school for children with special needs."



You, as a mother, are better equipped, biologically, than anyone on the planet to understand and adjust for the uniqueness of your child’s needs.


  • Consider this word problem:Two hippos and two alligators are at the zoo. Pete the zookeeper feeds them at the same time. Pete gives each hippo seven fish. He gives four to the alligators. 


    In an experiment on third graders, students were divided into two groups. One group read through the problem twice.

    The other group acted out the story as they read it ...