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Developing Scissor Cutting Skills in the Child with Down Syndrome
A publication by the Down Syndrome Society of South Australia on developing scissor cutting skills with children who have Down syndrome.
Covers pre-requisite skills, points to remember, hand dominance, types of scissors, cutting sequence:
Stage 1 - Snipping
Stage 2 - Cuts Across Strips
Stage 3 - Cuts Straight Lines, Generalising
Stage 4 - Cutting on Diagnoal Lines
Stage 5 Cutting on Lines - Stopping
Stage 6 - Cutting out Corners
Stage 7 - Cutting Squares
Stage 8 - Cutting Rectangles
Stage 9 Cutting Triangle
Stage 10 Cutting on Lines - Curved
Stage 11 Cutting Circles
Stage 12 Cutting Ovals
Stage 13 Cutting Moons
Stage 14 Cutting Hearts
Stage 15 Cutting Stars
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