Grades

    Re: Comments
    Cherrie

    To "I will bite", would you mind telling me your school or the
    location of your school so I can write it down on my project
    papers? Thank you.

    On 12/29/15, Cherrie wrote:
    > I don't think this website allows me to attach documents...
    > Also to "I will bite", thank you for your comments. My
    > product idea is not for kindergarten children (it was
    > designed for 8 - 10 years old dyslexic children), however
    > for some reason our school requires us to get comments
    > from children, parents, kindergarten teachers and primary
    > teachers, which is why I posted on this chatboard to search
    > for help. Nevertheless, your comments are a great help to
    > my project, so thank you!
    >
    > On 12/28/15, I will bite wrote:
    >> These are my thoughts:
    >>
    >> Children in my district are not identified as dyslexic
    >> until at least 2nd or 3rd grade. In K many of the children
    >> mix up letters, write letters backwards, etc. We call that
    >> "kindergarten brain" and it isn't until later that we
    >> would even realize that there is a real problem.
    >>
    >> At my school, which is a title 1 school, we don't get to
    >> cvc words until April for most of the kids. I have a
    >> Lakeshore product that has 3 cubes on a stick and they
    >> twist the cubes to make cvc words. There is no way for
    >> them to self check and know that they made an actual
    > word.
    >> I try to have them write the words that they made and it
    >> works OK with the higher kids and the others just write
    >> the letters because they don't have the skills to figure
    >> out if it's a real word or not.
    >>
    >> I am not sure if these are the kinds of comments you
    > want
    >> but you didn't give us a whole lot to go on.
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >> On 12/28/15, jojo wrote:
    >>> On 12/28/15, Cherrie wrote:
    >>>> On 12/28/15, Ms. Anna wrote:
    >>>>> On 12/28/15, Cherrie wrote:
    >>>>>> I am currently doing a project on creating a product
    >>>>>> to aid the learning of dyslexic children. My product
    >>>>>> is a Rubik's cube with letters on it, so instead of
    >>>>>> matching the colors, the children will match the
    >>>>>> letters into
    >>>>> simple
    >>>>>> 3 letter words. A part of my project is to get
    >>>>>> comments from kindergarten teachers on my
    > product, and
    >>>>>> I would really appreciate it if you could take a bit
    >>>>>> of time to
    >>>>> just
    >>>>>> give a few lines of feedback on my product. Thank
    > you
    >>>>>> very much.
    >>>>>
    >>>>>
    >>>>> Sorry, no attachment included
    >>>>
    >>>> What attachment is needed? Thank you.
    >>>
    >>> How can anyone give you feedback on a product idea
    >>> (because
    >> it
    >>> isn't a product) that is just a sentence long?