An on demand training course to watch at a time that suits you.
This is a 3 part training programme, including over 2 hrs of top information, from a dyslexia specialist with over 15 years experience of teaching learners of all ages to read and spell.
Who is it for?
For those working in education settings, tutors, and parents and carers looking to learn more about dyslexia, strategies to develop your learner’s reading and spelling skills and lots of ideas about activities for those with dyslexia, dyslexic traits or struggling to develop skills. These strategies and techniques will work for all ages, not just primary school students. They have been tried and tested and seen successful results for high school and post 16 learners. It even works with age 60+ learners.
Reading and spelling inaccuracies can be a result of many things, not just dyslexia. For most, it’s the first thing which is considered when the individual presents with a reading and writing difficulty. However, other learning differences can also be the underlying cause behind reading and spelling problems.
What will be included?
What will it include?
The importance of language & vocabulary. What is dyslexia and the dyslexic profile. Is phonics important? What is phonemic awareness and more. Free resources.
I’ll talk about how the dyslexic brain processes formation and other co-existing difficulties which can impact on reading and spelling develop. I’ll also talk about the 3 main areas which are the underlying difficulties in a dyslexia profile. It’s important to know how information is processed if you wish to learn how to be effective and why you’re delivering learning in a certain way.
Over 20 activities to support struggling readers and spellers. I’ll show the ways in which I’ve been successfully delivering activities for reading and spelling for over 15 years
These strategies and techniques will work for all ages, not just primary school students. They have been tried and tested and seen successful results for high school and post 16 learners. It even works with age 60+ learners.
If you’re already thinking “I’ve tried phonics approaches and that won’t work, I’m looking for something else”, please tune in, you may be very surprised. This certainly isn’t all about phonics.