October is Dyslexia Awareness Month. Screening for dyslexia has never been more easier. One app that has just been developed by neurolearning.com can screen anyone ages 7+. After the screening it provides a 20 page summary of the screening. Another app is being developed by Boston Children’s Hospital to screen kids even younger then 7 years. https://dyslexiaida.org/universal-screening-k-2-reading/
October is Dyslexia Awareness Month. A lot of child struggle with having dyslexia and may have low self esteem or confidence. But dyslexics do have strengths too. My son has an amazing visual memory and could do mental math faster than I could. http://dyslexiahelp.umich.edu/dyslexics/learn-about-dyslexia/what-is-dyslexia/the-many-strengths-of-dyslexics
Does your child have an IEP or 504 plan? I would highly recommend attending this conference and learning more about the process of getting accommodations for your child in school.
Dyslexia has been around a long time. Find out the history of it. https://youtu.be/GpXWPVn5A4U
Blends can be such a hard concept to master. Those sneaky /r/ and /n/ sounds are so easily left out or added into words. This free game can be used with Barton Reading and Spelling or with any Orton Gillingham program. It includes nonsense words for more advanced work. Click here for your free blends game
I will be posting free games and OG info here in the future.