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Preschool Materials That Really Work

March 2, 2011 @ 11:46 pm
by Darin
If you are looking for preschool materials which do more than just keep children occupied then vision based materials are the most effective.  As a Behavioural Optometrist for over 25 years, I know that vision is the dominant sense used in the classroom with over 80% of all information coming through vision, and that the development of the right visual skills is absolutely essential for that child to do well in school, and life.  So often we overlook vision materials thinking that this time before grade school is not that important, yet studies show that long term academic success is […]
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Learning Vision Skills in Preschool Helps a Child’s Learning for Life

December 14, 2010 @ 11:16 am
by Darin
Learning vision skills is an essential part of a child’s development in the preschool years.  Vision skills lays the groundwork for future academic achievement, because these are the building blocks upon which a child’s reading, writing and spelling will be built.  Failure to develop the right skills in the early years can lead to a lifetime of struggling at school, frustration and underachieving. Learning Vision Skills is Essential The development of correct learning vision skills is an essential part of a child’s overall development in the preschool years.  Yet the vision skills development is most often overlooked in preschool curriculums, […]