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My students master both the academic and the organizational skills they will need to learn new skills as they progress in school and in life. <br><br> Unlike tutoring or group remedial lessons, my educational therapy approach, based upon "tried and true" research-based methods, is uniquely tailored to each student who then learns to turn struggles into successes. <h2 style="font-familty: Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-weight: normal; color: rgb(0, 0, 255);"> <x-small>The Specific Skills</x-small></h2> <ul> <li>Reading: phonemic awareness, reading words (decoding), fluency, comprehension, vocabulary</li><br> <li>Spelling: rules and strategies</li><br> <li>Math: concepts, computation, language</li><br> <li>Oral language: receptive language (effective listening skills) and expressive language (effective speaking skills)</li><br> <li>Written language skills</li><br> <li>Science and history: identification of key ideas and facts</li><br> <li>Organization: time and materials management; homework and test study skills</li><br> <li>Strategies to address difficulty following directions</li><br> <li>Effective memory and other executive function strategies</li><br> <li>Self-awareness - personalized "learn how to learn" techniques</li><br> <li>Assistive technology to facilitate learning</li><br> <li>Self-advocacy strategies</li><br> <li>Workplace skills for adults</li><br> </ul> <td valign=top width="30%"> <br> <div><img style="width: 201px; height: 252px;" alt="Barbara Bennett" src="images/Pictures001_cropL1T.jpg"> </div> <div><img style="width: 201px; height: 232px;" alt="Barbara Bennett" src="images/Pictures002_cropL1T.jpg"> </div> <div><img style="width: 201px; height: 232px;" alt="Barbara Bennett" src="images/Pictures004_cropL2T.jpg"> </div> <br> <br> <!-- --> <div id="nav1"><a href="Summer.html"><img name="img1" src="images/SUMMER-Sun_2.jpg" alt="" border="0" height="160" width="295"></a></div> <!-- --> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <div> </div> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <div></div> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" height="33" width="450"> <tbody> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <!-- footer --> <table id="footer" summary="lateral navigation" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="780"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="780"><img style="border: 0px solid ; width: 890px; height: 130px;" src="images/Float_Footbar_Cropped_Tag.jpg" alt="" id="footerbar"> <p align="center"> <br> Office near University of Washington Medical Center<br> email: <a href="mailto:EducationalTherapy@Barbara-Bennett.com">EducationalTherapy@Barbara-Bennett.com</a> | tel: 206-325-2522<br> Copyright &copy; 2012- <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript"> var today = new Date() var year = today.getFullYear() document.write(year) </script> All Rights Reserved</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </body> </html>