Digit Span in Individuals With Down Syndrome and in Typically Developing Children: Temporal Aspects
- She's Got Spirit. // Girls' Life;Jun/Jul2002, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p14
Features the Trudeau Center cheerleading squad in Warwick, Rhode Island. Selection of girls with Down Syndrome to compose the squad; Number of members cheering for soccer games; Purpose of founder Nichole Magnifico in creating the group.
- My Friend, Reynolds. Kolkmeyer, Alexandra; Heinzel-Neel, Maggie // Mothering;Sep/Oct2000, Issue 102, p66
Explains the special bond between the author's child with Down's syndrome and their pet dog.
- Alex's phone call. Bittle, Doug // Exceptional Parent;Feb95, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p60
Recounts the experiences of the author's brother with down syndrome in school. Phone calls; Acceptance and encouragement from classmates; Transportation to and from school.
- My next door neighbor. Gove, Kathleen // Exceptional Parent;Feb96, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p68
Presents photographs and a ten-year-old girl's description of her best friend with Down's syndrome.
- A little man like everybody else only more so. McOscar, Gerald // National Catholic Reporter;5/19/95, Vol. 31 Issue 29, p16
Opinion. Imparts the author's memories of his late brother who had Down syndrome. Lack of self-consciousness; Likeness of differences with everyone else; Willingness to love.
- Disabilities news. // Mothering;Winter97, Issue 85, p32
Reports that October is Down's Syndrome Awareness Month in Matheny School in New Jersey. Acclaimed videotape of Joe and Susan Kotlinsk; Main goal of the program; Constructive actions to take for help, communication and reassurance recommended by the National Information Center for Children and...
- Where do we go from here? Holroyd, Nancy E. // Exceptional Parent;Sep95, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p54
Highlights the experiences of parents of a child with Down Syndrome, who wanted their child to be raised and educated with typical children. Selection of inclusive education; Evidence that the child could be successful in an inclusive setting with proper support.
- Let Down's kids go all out for the gold. Begany, Timothy // RN;Apr94, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p21
Says that children with Down syndrome can participate in sports that could result in neck trauma. `Lancet' as source; Study by researchers in the Netherlands on Down syndrome patients with atlantoaxial instability.
- LATCH-ON: A program to develop literacy in young adults with Down syndrome. Moni, Karen B.; Jobling, Anne // Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy;Sep2000, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p40
Presents information on Literacy and Technology Hands-On, a literacy instruction program for young people with Down syndrome in Australia. State of education for youths with the disorder; Aims of the program; Features of the program; Teaching approaches used in the program; Advantages of the...