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Quick Learning Activity for Preschoolers - Build it! Write It!
Maria Konnikova, "What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades" - NYTimes. "Children not only learn to read more quickly when they first learn to write by hand, but they also remain better able to generate ideas and retain information. In other words, it’s not just what we write that matters — but how." Not all experts are persuaded, but new research is at least thought-provoking.