Identifying and Teaching Students with Dyslexia and other Learning Difficulties- (An Inclusive toolkit for schools) [updated edition]

 An excellent comprehensive resource of over 120 pages for every special needs co-ordinator, class teacher and support assistant in the primary setting.

 Packed with practical and easily accessible information, everything you need to know to help you plan class, individual and group lessons.

There is nothing you can do in class for a student with dyslexia that won’t benefit all students


Further Description

Identifying and Teaching Students with Dyslexia and other Learning Difficulties- (An Inclusive toolkit for schools)  is directed at supporting students with dyslexia but offers teaching suggestions, strategies, activities and games to help children with a variety of special needs who struggle to learn to read and spell. It will be an excellent resource for every Special Needs Co-ordinator, class teacher and support assistant in the primary setting.

 

Dyslexia is a Learning Difference (and these children have to learn differently) it only becomes a disability if this doesn’t happen

$35-00 Each

The Manual covers many areas including

  • Understand why some children learn differently

  • What you must include on your pre-school questionnaire to parents 

  • What we must assess to identify students at risk of reading failure

  • Recommendations for formal and informal screening and assessment Tiers 1 to 3

  • Advice about intervention programs

  • Top Tips for making classrooms Inclusive and dyslexia Friendly

  • Teaching the 5 Big Areas of Reading to students with LD

  • Synthetic Versus Analytic Phonics- an explanation, research evidence and a method for teaching

  • Identify different types of learning deficits; e.g. auditory processing, language impairment. Over 100 activities, games and strategies to help support each of these difficulties

  • A list of all the Important Reading and Spelling rules you need to know

  • Advice about technology

  • Individual Learning Plans- guidance

  • Advice about Homework and Accommodations for class and exams

  • Idea to improve confidence and manage behaviour problems

  • Teaching Alphabet and Dictionary Skills

  • Lesson Planning sheets for individual or group work and sample lesson plans

 

Easy to read and dip into, this manual is extremely practical and provides helpful hints and strategies to support children with a wide range of special needs.

E-mail: karen@dyslexiasupportservices.com.au