visual learner at all so imagine my surprise when I realized my son was a visual learner. One of the 3 learning styles is visual as well as auditory and kinesthetic learner. Auditory learners excel at process data verbally and through reading, kinesthetic learners learn best by doing and visual learners learn best through visual cues. We were struggling the first year I pulled him out of public school because no matter many times I explained something, he just wouldn’t get it. There were tears, he cried, I cried, it wasn’t pretty. I then received a miscellaneous email about learning styles and realized that my son was a visual learner. He had trouble expressing himself with words but had the most amazing sense of direction. When he would describe something to me it was as if he was thinking in pictures and would remember the color of peoples clothing and placement of objects or furniture. He would spend hours drawing and loved traffic signs and he’d describe them which such minute detail, it was amazing. This was not me, I’m an auditory learner so I didn’t realize that he wasn’t learning in the most optimal way, I wasn’t teaching to his strength.Do you know what is a visual learner? Do you have one in your homeschool? If you haven’t already figured out your child’s learning style then this is a great place to start. I am not a
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