Sometimes You Just Gotta Dance!

Jill Stowell Core Learning Skills, Dyslexia, General Information, Learning Disability, Reading, Social Skills, Sports

A couple of weeks ago, a family with a little boy about 8 years old walked into church a little late – the worship band was already rocking and everyone was standing and singing. The boy started dancing down the isle.  I thought, “Wow! He’s got great rhythm!” His dad, trying not to call attention to the fact that they …

Sit Still, Already!

Jill Stowell Core Learning Skills, General Information, Learning Disability

Legs swinging, feet kicking – at the dinner table, at the homework desk, any time seated in a chair.  That was my M.O. as a child.  I wasn’t even aware of it, but obviously my mom was, because I heard the infamous, “Sit still!” very often. I still have a tendency to fidget with my feet when sitting, but I …