As a great resource for Dyslexia information, the International Dyslexia Association Ontario offers some sound advice in preparing your student for another school year. This week, our blog takes a look at the importance of preparation and how students can be supported in the year ahead. Check out Supporting Your Child at School.
Do You Know What Dyslexia Is?
Let’s get straight to the point. Dyslexia is a learning disability. Someone with dyslexia may have challenges in reading, comprehension, spelling and writing but that doesn’t mean that they have challenges with intelligence. Understood.org understands that there are a lot of myths that surround dyslexia, a few include: Myth #1: Reading and writing letters backwards is the main sign of dyslexia. Myth #2: Dyslexia doesn’t show up until elementary school. Myth #3: Kids with dyslexia … Continue reading Do You Know What Dyslexia Is?
Tip and Tools for Students with Dyslexia
If you are a teacher of a student with Dyslexia, you may be interested in today’s article. Author Sharon Conwell shares some terrific tips, tools and even apps for helping your students to succeed. In her article, Dyslexic Students Learn Differently: Tips, Tools and Apps to Help Them Succeed , Sharon has penned some useful ideas for reading, writing, math and social-emotional skills that could redirect a frustrated child by finding their strengths and nurturing … Continue reading Tip and Tools for Students with Dyslexia