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April 21, 2023 Comments Off

Dyslexia is a neurodivergent condition that affects an individual's reading, writing, and spelling abilities. Historically, dyslexia was considered a disability that hindered academic and professional success. However, recent studies have found a strong

April 17, 2023 Comments Off

Paired reading is a very effective, evidence-based method of helping children progress in their reading. It reading is a method of reading instruction in which a child with dyslexia is paired with a more

April 10, 2023 Comments Off

As a parent, it is important to understand the unique needs of your child with dyslexia and to provide them with the support and accommodations they need to succeed at home. Here are

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 20, 2023 Comments Off

Dyslexia can affect people in different ways. Some people with dyslexia have difficulty with their spelling. The second part of this blog post will investigate different approaches used to spelling difficulties. The phonic

March 13, 2023 Comments Off

Dyslexia can affect people in different ways. Some people with dyslexia have difficulty with their spelling. This two part blog post will discuss why spelling is an area of difficulty for people with

February 27, 2023 Comments Off

Dyslexia is a difficulty with language. Oral language skills are the foundation for developing the skills of reading and writing. Early language skills and competences affect a child’s ability to read and a

February 20, 2023 Comments Off

Dyslexia can affect people in different ways. Some people with dyslexia have difficulty with their handwriting. These difficulties may relate to: Legibility; Neatness; Comfort; Pressure; Speed; Motivation and/or enjoyment. This blog post discusses

January 30, 2023 Comments Off

This series of ‘Learning how to Learn’ blog posts investigates core learning skills such as memory techniques, revision strategies and accurate note taking. We will take each of these topics in turn and

January 23, 2023 Comments Off

Schools and teachers are experts in teaching the content of their subject. They understand the specifications of examination boards and the requirements of the exam. They teach, set homework and revision tasks to