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Effective Writing Strategies

Effective Writing Strategies

Learning to write well is an extremely complicated process because it requires high level cognitive processing and highly developed metacognitive skills. Unfortunately, the students who find writing the most difficult are often those with intellectual disabilities or learning disabilities (LD).  Research has shown that struggling writers benefit from explicit strategy instruction, especially when instruction focuses on direct strategies that guide the writers through the composition of a text. 

Vocabulary is essential to Language and Literacy

Vocabulary is an instrument that we use for acquiring knowledge about the world. We are constantly learning new words all the time and here at Gameplan we love to work with our clients to expand their word knowledge. That is why this month, our team decided to investigate the factors that constitute vocabulary development and how it impacts on different facets of our lives