In order to read your eyes need to be able to move fluidly across the page without your head moving. If this process is not working correctly it can seriously impact on your reading fluency.These exercises can help with this process. Watch the video for a demonstration.
- Keep your head still while your eyes follow a pen moved in a figure 8direction in front of your eyes. x10 times
- Draw a large figure 8 (or have someone draw it for you) then repeat 30 x copying over the figure then reverse the figure 8.Repeat this 20 times.
- Draw the alphabet into figure 8.
- Try step 3 and 4 using your other hand!
Matt using eye tracking ball.