The History of Noggins

The History of Noggins

Noggins, once thought to be mere myth, were thrust into the world in December of 1912, by the discovery of their historical record by Professor GetaGrip. This event changed history and science forever, bringing Noggins abruptly out of the shadow of legend, and into...
Grips and Grasps

Grips and Grasps

We use a wide and varied range of grasps in everyday life. We hold, explore, and manipulate objects throughout the day. We use different grasps depending on the size and shape of the object, its use, or our own purpose. As said, there is a variety of ways to grasp...
Pencil Grip

Pencil Grip

A proper grip on a writing utensil is important. The way a writing utensil is held affects comfort and endurance, and will especially impact handwriting, drawing, and coloring. The most popular and encouraged grasps is the Dynamic Tripod. This is considered the...
Scissor Use

Scissor Use

Scissor use can be a daunting task for children. Problems can be caused by a variety of factors. Decreased finger and hand strength, visual-motor difficulties, decreased motor planning, and even merely a lack of experience can all play a part in the struggle of using...
Development of Skills with Noggins

Development of Skills with Noggins

What are Fine/Visual Motor Skills? Fine motor skills involve the coordinated movements of the small muscles in the hands and fingers. These skills include, but are not limited to, using manipulatives (small objects), grasping, and tool use (scissors, tweezers, writing...