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How to help a child become a more confident writer

February 07, 2021 8:31 pm

Teachers and parents need to recognise if a child is facing certain issues in the process of developing writing skills.

Can clumsy kids be fit? Here's what a study says

January 20, 2021 1:04 pm

Aerobic fitness doesn't go hand-in-hand with motor skills, said the Finnish study published in Translational Sports Medicine

Distraction is not really bad for learning

December 11, 2014 2:17 pm

A new study challenges the idea that distraction is necessarily a problem while learning.

Watching activity video may boost your brain power

February 19, 2014 1:16 pm

Brain plasticity is the brain's ability to flex and adapt, allowing for better learning.

Your ability to hear can depend on what your hands are doing

October 15, 2012 5:45 pm

A person's hearing ability depends on what his hands are doing,researchers have found.

‘Using computers is bad for primary school children’

May 30, 2012 12:18 am

Stating that motor skills and hand-eye coordination of very young school children are often ill-developed due to staring at and using computers,a sub-committee of the Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE) on Information and Computing Technologies (ICT) in school education has recommended that computers should be avoided at the primary level.

Why some people are better riding bikes,tying ties

October 21, 2010 12:55 pm

Research claims that these functions are learned in one part of the brain while classroom instruction is in the other.