Dyscalculia & Numeracy Archives | Dyslexia UK

April 8, 2024 Comments Off

For parents of children grappling with dyscalculia, the quest for effective and innovative ways to teach numbers can be a formidable challenge. This blog aims to be a beacon of support, providing parents

November 20, 2023 Comments Off

Supporting students with Special Educational Needs (SEN) is an essential part of ensuring that everyone has an equal opportunity to access education and thrive in their learning environment. In the UK, there are

November 11, 2023 Comments Off

It's that time of the year again! With the festive season approaching, finding the perfect Christmas boardgame can be a challenge, especially if you're looking for something that's both fun and educational for

November 4, 2023 Comments Off

The festive season is upon us! As the holidays draw near, the quest for the ideal Christmas gift becomes paramount, particularly when seeking something both entertaining and instructive for a child with dyslexia

July 24, 2023 Comments Off

This blog explores maths learning difficulties including maths anxiety and dyscalculia. Maths anxiety and dyscalculia are two related but distinct conditions that can affect individuals' ability to learn and perform mathematical tasks. Maths

June 19, 2023 Comments Off

Times tables are a fundamental aspect of mathematics that can greatly affect a person's ability to solve daily math problems. However, individuals with dyslexia and/or dyscalculia often struggle with learning and recalling times

June 12, 2023 Comments Off

Times tables are a fundamental aspect of mathematics that can greatly affect a person's ability to solve daily math problems. However, individuals with dyslexia and/or dyscalculia often struggle with learning and recalling times

March 27, 2023 Comments Off

Whilst dyslexia is a learning difficulty that affects the skills involved in reading and spelling, it can affect people in different ways. There are some common difficulties linked to aspects of language that

March 6, 2023 Comments Off

Unlike with admitting a reading difficulty, there is not so much of a stigma with admitting a difficulty in working with numbers. However, when so many people exaggerate their own difficulties, it can

December 26, 2022 Comments Off

Although dyslexia is frequently seen as a barrier to learning and considered to be a ‘learning difficulty’ there is much evidence that a dyslexic mind can bring advantages that enhance abilities such as

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