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Mirror-writing is the production of letters, words or sentences in reverse direction, so that they look normal when viewed in a mirror some people may mirror-write intentionally but unintentional mirror-writing is surprisingly common amongst young children, and in brain-damaged adults. Student writing models how do i use student models in my classroom hide video student models when you need an example written by a student, check out our vast.
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