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How drawing can improve reading and spelling?

Can drawing improve reading and spelling skills? Yes!!!   At CodeBreakers, we’ve been using a reading card technique, to help with automated recognition of sounds in isolation, for over 10 years and students have always been asked to draw a picture on the reverse...

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How colour can influence study and working memory

We've known for some time that highlighting and visual prompts can aid our memory when learning.  Who would have thought we needed to be selective about the colour we use?  Dr Tracy Packiam Alloway  is a psychologist whose specialisms is memory, in particular the...

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