Dealing with ADD/ADHD

 

  • Be patient and considerate
  • Keep activities and homework sessions short.
  • Have more breaks than usual
  • Do homework in a quiet place
  • Have him/her do homework at a desk, facing a wall – no distractions
  • Keep meals healthy and no sugary drinks handy
  • If medicated – Give before school and before homework(usually)
  • Use a lot of pictures and drawings when studying
  • Go the extra mile to accommodate him/her
  • Use the internet for methods and research