Support for PBS Parents provided by:


  • Cat in the Hat
  • Curious George
  • Daniel Tiger
  • Dinosaur Train
  • Odd Squad
  • Peg + Cat
  • Sid the Science Kid
  • Super Why!
  • Wild Kratts
  • Martha Speaks
  • WordGirl
  • Thomas & Friends
  • Arthur
  • Sesame Street
  • The Electric Company
  • Cyberchase
  • Between the Lions
  • Mama Mirabelle
  • Caillou
  • Chuck Vanderchuck
  • Oh Noah
  • Fetch!
  • Fizzy's Lunch Lab
  • Maya & Miguel
  • Mister Rogers
  • Postcards from Buster
  • Clifford
  • SciGirls
  • Wilson & Ditch
  • WordWorld
  • DragonFly TV
  • ZOOM

Education

Learning Disabilities

Tips for Students with Learning Disabilities

libraryThe following general tips are intended to help all children improve their organizational skills, work habits, and overall production with schoolwork. We encourage you to print and share this list with the learning disabled children in your life.

  • Get organized.
  • Organize all of your materials, books, notebooks, etc.

  • Plan and budget time.
  • Make a plan that includes budgeting the amount of time needed for different subjects, break times, and due dates for assignments.

  • Color code.
  • Use a color-coding system to organize materials for each subject.

  • Record assignments.
  • Use an assignment notebook to record all homework and long-term projects.

  • Be methodical.
  • Organize all your books, notes, handouts, flashcards, study-guides, outlines, etc. before studying for a test or quiz.

  • Think small.
  • Remember to break-up long-term assignments into small, manageable, working chunks in your daily homework schedule.

  • Know your best time of day.
  • Choose to study during the time of day or night when you are most alert.

  • Take breaks.
  • Take scheduled breaks during long homework assignments.

  • Double-check your work.
  • Make sure to check your assignments for errors before turning them in to your teacher.

  • Take advantage of resources.
  • Ask teachers, parents, and tutors for extra help and clarification.

    Back to Supporting Your Child Home

    • http://www.buyessaytoday.com/ Buy Essay Today

      It is hard to find a genuine college research paper writing company as there are
      many scams available online. Choose wisely to save your time and money. for details buy college essay

    • http://www.assignmentmountain.com/ Assignment Mountain

      Thanks for great tips. It’s of crucial
      importance to pay attention to such children. We should support them, like the whole team Assignment Mountain Good luck.

    What's this?

    Sign up for free newsletters.

    Connect with Us


    PBS Parents Picks

    1. Outdoor Play image

      Encouraging Outdoor Play

      Dinosaur Train host Dr. Scott Sampson gives three important tips on fostering outdoor play while minimizing risks and managing fears.


    2. One Ingredient Ice Cream image

      One-Ingredient Ice Cream

      If you and your child are looking for a fun and healthy dessert recipe, look no further than this ice cream recipe..


    3. Science Birthday Party image

      Raise a Good Sport

      Here are 10 tips to set your kid on the path toward good sportsmanship.