Comprehensive guidebook for parents and teachers of students with dyslexia, including helps for teens, written by certified expert in the field of special education, with experience teaching children of all ages. She has included five chapters about diagnosis, intervention, and more, then moves on to teaching tips and over 50 full-page activity sheets. Covers handwriting, spelling, math, journaling and every day skills, as well as guidelines for social behavior. 337 pages.
This comprehensive, practical resource gives educators at all levels essential information, techniques, and tools for understanding dyslexia and adapting teaching methods in all subject areas to meet the learning style, social, and emotional needs of students who have dyslexia. Special features include over 50 full-page activity sheets that can be photocopied for immediate use and interviews with students and adults who have had personal experience with dyslexia. Organized into twenty sections, information covers everything from ten principles of instruction to teaching reading, handwriting, spelling, writing, math, everyday skills, and even covers the adult with dyslexia.
Cynthia M. Stowe, M.Ed., is a certified special education teacher and school psychologist who has worked with children of all ages and with adults. She is the author of Let's Write and Spelling Smart! as well as children's novels, including Home Sweet, Good-Bye; Dear Mom in Ohio for a Year; and Not-So-Normal Norman