Put That Pencil Down! How to Practice Perserverance

So this is my WORST habit. When a child doesn’t understand something, I pick up their pencil and start explaining. Bah! It’s my immediate go to strategy because the solution path is clear in MY mind. Why is picking up a child’s pencil a terrible idea? Some parts of the thinking may be clear in…
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