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    Re: Comments
    I will bite

    The school is in Virginia

    On 12/29/15, Cherrie wrote:
    > 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?