29 Answered Questions for the topic dyslexia
Is your student dyslexic? Does he need with Reading or Reading Comprehension
I'm a trained in Lindamood Bell Learning Processes as well as Orton Gillingham reading system. I have a lot of experience working with students with dyslexia and reading disabilities. I focus on... more
about people with Dyslexia
is it better for people with dyslexia easier to learn Roman numerals than original numbers? Is it easier for them to learn how to recognize the ruler or a clock.?
Does your child read a word perfectly one minute, and the next minute seem as though they've never seen the same word?
Are you concerned about your child's reading progress?
How do you know if you or your child has dyslexia?
*Diagnosis*Instructional Practices*Strategies for managing dyslexia*related issues like dyscalculia, dysgraphia and adhd
What is the difference in tutors who use Barton Lessons versus those who use Orton Gillingham?
When do we use “k” versus “ck” at the end of a word?
We know that “ck” and “k” make the same sound so how do we know which one to use at the end of a word?
Why is my child dyslexic?
Do you wonder if your child is dyslexic or has ADHD?
Can most children with dyslexia succeed in school?
What is the first thing to do when a person cannot read a word?
The answer to this question helps not only pronounce a word correctly, but aids in spelling, helps determine which part-of-speech that specific word is, and assists in figuring the meaning of the... more
What EXACT materials can I use to teach my early reader at home?
These materials are designed for early readers up to “chapter book readers.” Because students learn to read on different timelines, please avoid using grades or age levels as ways to identify the... more
How can I help a struggling early reader at HOME?
Parents and caregivers, if you are reading this message you have reached desperation when it comes to supporting your Struggling Reader. It will be okay, I promise!I am a special educator, trained... more
What kind of assessment do educators do before before beginning private tutoring of a student?
Various ages, abilities and disabilities and subject matter call for flexibility in tutoring, what are some tools a tutor might use to make an effective assessment and know they are going to work... more
What are the keys to teaching struggling readers?
Struggling readers need systematic, direct instruction in the area of phonics. Phonemic awareness is imperative for developing highly skilled fluent readers. Early intervention is essential for... more
What is the best way to teach a child with dyslexia how to read?
Why is ONLINE tutoring especially great for SPED learners?
Why is Learning Phonics Important?
Phonics is one of the stepping stones for students of all ages and levels to improve their reading comprehension. It's also a great aid in spelling.
What is an ARD?
A special meeting used in public schools that is conducted annually to evaluate and plan for an educational program for all students with certain deficits.
What is an onomatopoeia?
Knowledge of onomatopoeia is for reading, phonics, writing, letter recognition.
What things should I look for in choosing a tutor for my son?
Sometimes a parent has a hard time in choosing the right tutor for their child from a list of possibilities. There are several qualities I believe should be taken in consideration.