Tag: pencil grip


Dysgraphia: How to Recognize Signs of Dysgraphia in Your Child Writing

Dysgraphia: How to Recognize Signs of Dysgraphia in Your Child This article provides helpful signs and symptoms for dysgraphia. Many parents and educators have a hard time recognizing the signs and symptoms of Dysgraphia in their child or students. Children struggling with dysgraphia often struggle with written language and how well they are able to express and organize their thoughts on paper. Many times there...

Read More


Hand Grip: Weak Hands? Weak Body? Why Kids and Millennials are Losing their Grip Fine Motor

Hand Grip: Weak Hands? Weak Body? Why Kids and Millennials are Losing their Grip This article provides helpful information regarding the necessity of strong hand grip and the affect it has on a child’s learning and emotional development. Swipe, click, flash, tap! Those all too familiar sounds that have become part of our daily lives and the lives of our children. Cell phones, computers, video games,...

Read More


Palmar Reflex: Where the Problem Begins with Poor Handwriting, Pencil Grip and Fine Motor Development Development

Palmar Reflex: Where the Problem Begins with Poor Handwriting, Pencil Grip and Fine Motor Development This article contains information regarding a retained Palmar reflex that can harm your child’s fine motor development. Affiliate links are included for your convenience.  Infants have the ability to grasp an object from the moment they are born. This grasp is very strong, as you may know if your baby...

Read More


Elf on the Shelf Sensory Series: Helping Your Child’s Handwriting and Fine Motor Skills Development

Elf on the Shelf Sensory Series: Helping Your Child’s Handwriting and Fine Motor Skills This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. You have probably heard about the importance of developing your child’s fine motor skills from your child’s teacher or perhaps from a book you have read during your child’s early development. On the other hand, you may have a wealth of knowledge of...

Read More


4 Fun and Simple Games to Build Strong Writing Skills Writing

Writing Skills: A Strong Foundation This post may contain affiliate links which helps us create quality content to share with you. The views and opinions expressed are purely the opinion of Integrated Learning Strategies. As our children grow from toddlers to entering preschool, grade school, middle school and high school, we begin to feel more and more pressure as parents to ensure they are ready...

Read More