Visual Learning

How to help ADHD students focus

By pwsadmin / January 18, 2021 /

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Any teacher or parent understands that the roaming eye– and mind– of a student with ADHD is a major obstacle to understanding. Make use of these strategies to help the students that have a problem paying attention to assignments as well as lessons that do not stimulate their interests. You have actually probably discovered that…

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Astronomy Study Guide for Visual Learners

By pwsadmin / January 6, 2021 /

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Astronomy Study Guide : Beyond the Solar System. Our Solar System is not the only network of celestial bodies that exists in the universe. In fact, our sun is only one of hundreds and billions of stars in the Milky Way galaxy that hosts a group of planets in its orbit. The Milky Way…

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Earth Science Visual Study Guide

By pwsadmin / October 11, 2020 /

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][Benefits of vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Benefits of using Visual Study Guides One of the most common mistakes students make is not taking notes while they are studying. Many students expect to simply read their textbook and instantly be able to have all of the material stored in their memory. This may be the case in certain classes,…

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Dyslexia the most common learning disability

By pwsadmin / July 28, 2020 / Comments Off on Dyslexia the most common learning disability

 What is Dyslexia? Dyslexia is a learning disability in which people have difficulties with language skills, especially reading, spelling, and writing. The causes are not clearly known. Dyslexia is classified as a learning disability primarily because it can prevent students from attaining academic success with typical classroom instruction. It is important to note that dyslexia…

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Astronomy Study Guides: The Earth

By pwsadmin / June 19, 2020 /

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Earth is the third planet closest to the sun in the Solar System. It is the only known planet to have the atmosphere and environment that is capable of supporting life. Rotation • The Earth rotates or spins on its axis. • The axis is an imaginary line that marks two points or poles…

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Matter and Atoms Introduction

By pwsadmin / November 17, 2019 /

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Physical Science: Introduction to Matter and Atoms  Physical  Science is the study of matter and atoms. They are considered the building blocks of life. In today’s world science can strike strong curiosity in any student. However, if not understood properly, it may intimidate a student away from the path of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math).…

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Ancient Egypt History

By pwsadmin / November 14, 2019 /

 Ancient Egypt: Nile River The Ancient Egypt Civilization developed in Africa along the Nile River which provided water needed for people, animals, and agriculture.  The Nile River is the world’s longest river starts in the heart of Africa flowing north.  It passes through nine countries including Egypt and drains into the Mediterranean Sea.  They built canals…

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Visual Learners

By pwsadmin / November 10, 2019 /

VAKT Learning Style (Visual, Auditory, Kinesthetic, & Tactile). Visual learners come in various shapes and sizes. They can be defined as a learner categorized by Neil D Fleming in his VAK model of learning. There are various models included in this VAK/VARK model that also includes kinesthetic and auditory learning. Children that are dealing with…

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Visual Learners Study Tips

By pwsadmin / November 4, 2019 /

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Visual learning is one of three different learning styles. Many people use this type of learning method at least partly during their lives. Traditional school is often geared toward this type of learning, but some students are predominantly visual learners, where others may do better with other methods. Visual learners need to see new information…

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The Solar System Learning Resource

By pwsadmin / November 1, 2019 /

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The sun, planets, moons, asteroids, minor planets, and comets make up the Solar System. The sun remains at the center of the system while all other celestial (heavenly) bodies continuously revolve around the sun’s orbit. Clouds of dust and gas also surround these bodies and revolve along with them. The sun’s strong gravitational force is…

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