Our Educators regularly provide resources to students and their families. The International Dyslexia Association¬Æ has a wonderful handout title “Is My Child Dyslexic?” that is available on their website, along with several other fact sheets. Here are some highlights:
Common characteristics of dyslexia? People often present with 1-2 of these, not all of them.
Other symptoms that occur with dyslexia?
- difficulty naming colors, objects and letters rapidly and in a sequence
- weak memory for lists and facts
- distracted by visual and auditory stimuli
Other learning disabilities?
What special instruction strategies might be helpful?
- Systematic and cumulative
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