Handwriting Makes You Smarter!
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|Mon, 06-20-2011 - 12:26pm|
Sure, typing is a skill kids need to learn earlier and earlier -- what with all the laptops, cell phones and games that require it these days.
But it doesn't make you smarter like handwriting can.
New research shows writing things out by hand not only increases brain activity, but also helps develop fine motor skills and can even predict how well a student will do in school, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Typing Is Fine, but Handwriting Makes Its Mark When It Comes to Learning- http://www.parentdish.com/2011/06/17/handwriting-and-learning/