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The Dyslexia-Friendly Teacher's Toolkit

The Dyslexia-Friendly Teacher's Toolkit

Strategies for Teaching Students 3-18

by Sarah DavisBarbara Pavey and Margaret Meehan
Paperback
Publication Date: 17/06/2013
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"This book is a really practical, hands-on guide packed with a wealth of advice on strategies and "things to try" reflecting the authors' extensive experience. If you want to make effective, inclusive dyslexia-friendly classrooms a reality rather than an aspiration, this book is for you." - Dr John P. Rack, Head of Research and Development, Dyslexia Action
In this toolkit the authors provide you with the foundations for making your setting and your teaching style dyslexia-friendly. There is a general overview of the principles and practices required, and what the dyslexia-aware teacher needs to bear in mind.


Chapters cover:




understanding learners with dyslexia
dyslexia and phonics
dyslexia and English as an Additional Language
dyslexia and mathematics
dyslexia and science
dyslexia and creativity


Each chapter includes visual chapter overviews, tried and tested strategies for the classroom and the whole school, using technology to help learners, case studies from practice, children's voices and sources of further information. The book offers you ideas and advice, and will ensure you feel confident you are doing the right things to help overcome barriers to learning.


Barbara Pavey is a lecturer in Higher Education, training dyslexia specialists in the North of England.





Margaret Meehan is Coordinator of Specialist Tuition at Swansea University.


Sarah Davis is an Early Years Leading Teacher working in North Yorkshire.
ISBN:
9781446207086
9781446207086
Category:
Teaching of dyslexic students
Format:
Paperback
Publication Date:
17-06-2013
Language:
English
Publisher:
SAGE Publications Ltd
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Pages:
128
Dimensions (mm):
297x210x10mm
Weight:
0.36kg
Sarah Davis

Sarah Davis grew up in New Zealand, wearing gumboots and falling in rivers. She worked as a secondary school teacher before moving to Sydney.

Sarah is a very busy, award-winning artist who has collaborated with Sue Whiting on Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy (New Frontier) and Jennifer Poulter Mending Lucille (Lothian), for which Sarah won the 2009 Children's Book Council of Australia's Crichton Award for Best New Illustrator.

Most recently, Sarah's title Fearless, written by Colin Thompson, was short-listed for the 2010 Children's Book Council of Australia Awards.

Violet Mackerel's Brilliant Plot was also Honour book in the Children's Book Council of Australia, Book of the Year Awards, Younger Readers Notable Books for 2011.

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