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Sophisticated and Sarcastic Kid

There is a Name for That, Dysgraphia

There is a Name for That, Dysgraphia. Our youngest son is in 4th grade.   His name is Peter and he is smart and funny and people are drawn to him. He is an old soul with an inventors heart and a playful laugh. He is so smart one time he enrolled himself into a homeschooling program. Like, HE ENROLLED HIMSELF and I found out when they needed payment. You can read that little funny here: Boy Genius Drops Out Of School Peter also tried developing an app recently. I found out … [Read More...]

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