Raising Your Child in a Digital World:

Finding a healthy balance of time online without techno tantrums and conflict

Month: October 2013

Five Apps That Will IMPROVE not HAMPER Fine Motor Skills

Oct 7, 2013
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Two recent events I personally encountered have led to this blog post.  First, I was shocked to read that there are now specific occupational therapy programs to help remediate young children’s poor fine motor skills because of their technology addiction. These programs have been designed to develop hand strength to allow today’s digital learners to […]

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Do Digital Children STILL Need Fine Motor Skills?

Oct 2, 2013
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Teachers and grandparents are adamant that they need them. Parents are confused as to whether they them. Today’s children are often lacking in them. Manners? No. I am talking about children’s fine motor skills. Are fine motor skills redundant in a digital age? This is a question that I am frequently asked during Parent Seminars and Teacher Workshops […]

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