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Writing By Hand Makes Your Kid Smarter

Writing By Hand Makes Your Kid Smarter
7 years ago

Writing By Hand Makes Your Kid Smarter

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Ugh…hardcopy. What is this, the 80’s?

How many times have we personally, at work or home, gone digital with something instead of jotting it down on a sheet of paper? Do you note phone numbers, leave yourself reminders and even manage grocery lists on your smartphone? You’re not alone – your kid’s starting to do these things too. As a society, we’ve moved away from handwriting, in favor organizational smartphones, iPads and netbooks. Personally, if someone had a gun to my head and told me I had to write my own ransom note, I don’t think I’d be able to find a sheet of paper and a pen.

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Beware of the Petting Zoo
7 years ago

Beware of the Petting Zoo

I’ve been to a couple of local petting zoos lately, so this pic is making me want to comb my kid’s hair with peanut butter for the next one.