Grades 5a8... muscle coordination needed for printing and writing seems to develop more slowly than other thinking and learning abilities. ... (Surprisingly, it has no effect on their use of screwdrivers, LegosTM, or computer games.) Whether or not assignments are timed, these children develop an anxiety related to written work because they may lag ... They can copy written material or do math facts, and will need a stopwatch and multiple sheets of the same math facts or written material to copy.
|Title||:||When Gifted Students Underachieve|
|Author||:||Sylvia B. Rimm, Kristen R. Stephens|
|Publisher||:||PRUFROCK PRESS INC. - 2006|