hand eye coordination

Spelling and Movement

Spelling and Movement

Courtesy of Achievers Unlimited, Inc. Learning to spell, a child visualizes the movements necessary to reproduce the letters that combine to form a specific word.  First, the child pictures his hand forming letters; then, he speaks the letters while writing them. As...

Developing Visual Motor Skills

Developing Visual Motor Skills

by Nancy B. Lewis, O.D. Visual motor skills imply much more than handwriting.  Children need to be able to use their hands and eyes as paired tools.  Following are some activities that develop visual-motor skills. Remember, developmental age is more important than...