Does jumping on a trampoline or playing in the sand pit help our children to read and write?
Often when we think of teaching children reading and writing skills we imagine reading lots of stories and encouraging children to write their name. The brain plays its part in childrenâs writing and reading but the body needs to be ready physically too. Little hands and eyes need developing ready for successful reading and writing.Â Â Itâs important to remember that the physical play and development skills needed to achieve these are developed in the early years, right from birth. Continue reading »