A Workbook for Dyslexics

Author: Cheryl Orlassino
Publisher: A Workbook for Dyslexics
ISBN: 9781430301080
Release Date: 2006-12-01
Genre: Education

A workbook finally designed specifically for the dyslexic child. Teach your dyslexic student to read and write in easy to understand lessons. Workbook includes: lessons, exercises, word lists, high frequency word lists and an answer key. This method is proven effective and very affordable when compared to others. Spend only 40 minutes a day with your child and watch him or her flourish in just a few months. Recommended for ages 8 and up. For more information, visit us at www.yourkidcanread.com.

Blast Off to Reading

Author: Cheryl Orlassino
Publisher: Unknown at This Time
ISBN: 0983199639
Release Date: 2012-10-23
Genre: Education

A step-by-step reading/writing program to teach children who are dyslexic, or those who struggle with reading. This program is based on the well known Orton-Gillinghame method.

Mathematics for Dyslexics and Dyscalculics

Author: Steve Chinn
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119159964
Release Date: 2017-01-30
Genre: Education

A seminal handbook in the field for more than 20 years, this new and updated edition of Mathematics for Dyslexicsand Dyscalculics contains the latest research and best practices for helping learners with numerical and mathematical difficulties. Provides a complete overview of theory and research in the fields of dyslexia and dyscalculia, along with detailed yet pragmatic methods to apply in the classroom Contains enhanced coverage of place value and the role of the decimal point, why fractions can challenge a developed logic for arithmetic, and the complexity of time along with new material on addressing anxiety, fear, motivation, and resilience in the classroom; and links to new resources including standardized tests and recommended reading lists Written by two mathematics teachers with 50 years of teaching experience between them, much of it in specialist settings for students with specific learning difficulties Offers effective teaching strategies for learners of all ages in a structured but accessible format

I Can Read Book A Orton Gillingham Based Reading Lessons for Young Students Who Struggle with Reading and May Have Dyslexia

Author: Cheryl Orlassino
Publisher:
ISBN: 0983199671
Release Date: 2014-02-01
Genre: Education

If your young student (age 5 to 7) has had problems with speech, and is not grasping the concepts of reading and writing when compared to his or her peers, and/or there is a family relative with dyslexia, then your student may have dyslexia. I Can Read, books A & B, are reading and writing workbooks which provide lessons in phonics for children who are just beginning to learn to read. The methods used in these books are based on the Orton-Gillingham approach, in that every sound is taught in a cumulative manner with repetition. This is done so that poor readers, and those who are, or may be, dyslexic, will learn to read and write and not fall behind. Each lesson introduces a new sound followed by many exercises reinforcing the material just taught. Book A: the alphabet, consonants, vowels, consonant blends, FLOSS words, high frequency words, ch, sh, th, ck, ng, nk, VCV, oo, ou and ow as /ou/. Book B: ow as long o, ay, ar, er, ir, or, ur, oy, oi, long vowel teams, the letter y, words ending with ie, ew, long o words, long i words, qu, au, aw, alk, ct, ea as short e, protecting short vowels, and past tense words.

Overcoming Dyslexia

Author: Sally Shaywitz, M.D.
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307558894
Release Date: 2008-12-24
Genre: Family & Relationships

FOR EVERYONE WHO STRUGGLES TO READ! Clear, practical, science-based information and advice for successful results One in five American children has trouble reading. But they are not stupid or lazy. In Overcoming Dyslexia, Dr. Sally Shaywitz, codirector of the Yale Center for the Study of Learning and Attention and a leader in the new research into how the brain works, offers the latest information about reading problems and proven, practical techniques that, along with hard work and the right help, can enable anyone to overcome them. Here are the tools that parents and teachers need to help the dyslexic child, age by age, grade by grade, step by step. --What dyslexia is and why some intelligent, gifted people read slowly and painfully --How to identify dyslexia in preschoolers, schoolchildren, young adults, and adults --How to find the best school and how to work productively with your child’s teacher --Exercises to help children use the parts of the brain that control reading --A 20-minute nightly home program to enhance reading --The 150 most common problem words–a list that can give your child a head start --Ways to raise and preserve a child’s self-esteem aqnd reveal his strengths --Stories of successful men and women who are dyslexic From the Trade Paperback edition.

Seeing Spells Achieving

Author: Olive Hickmott
Publisher: Mx Pub
ISBN: 1904312209
Release Date: 2006-01
Genre: Education

Have you ever wished you could improve your reading, writing, spelling, maths, and your memory and learning skills? This title takes you through a series of simple logical steps which build on each other to enable you or your children to visualise your way to success, developing skills you already possess.

Recipe for Reading

Author: Frances Bloom
Publisher: Educators Pub Svc Incorporated
ISBN: 0838805051
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Genre: Education

A program for reading instruction designed for children with specific learning disabilities.

Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills

Author: Judith R. Birsh
Publisher: Brookes Pub
ISBN: 1598570935
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Education

The bestselling textbook on multisensory teaching is now fully revised and expanded with cutting-edge research and more on hot topics such as executive function, fluency, and adolescent literacy.

The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook

Author: Clair Davies
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781608824960
Release Date: 2013-09-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Trigger point therapy is one of the fastest-growing and most effective pain therapies in the world. Medical doctors, chiropractors, physical therapists, and massage therapists are all beginning to use this technique to relieve patients’ formerly undiagnosable muscle and joint pain, both conditions that studies have shown to be the cause of nearly 25 percent of all doctor visits. This book addresses the problem of myofascial trigger points—tiny contraction knots that develop in a muscle when it is injured or overworked. Restricted circulation and lack of oxygen in these points cause referred pain. Massage of the trigger is the safest, most natural, and most effective form of pain therapy. Trigger points create pain throughout the body in predictable patterns characteristic to each muscle, producing discomfort ranging from mild to severe. Trigger point massage increases circulation and oxygenation in the area and often produces instant relief. The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook, Third Edition, has made a huge impact among health professionals and the public alike, becoming an overnight classic in the field of pain relief. This edition includes a new chapter by the now deceased author, Clair Davies’ daughter, Amber Davies, who is passionate about continuing her father’s legacy. The new edition also includes postural assessments and muscle tests, an illustrated index of symptoms, and clinical technique drawings and descriptions to assist both practitioners and regular readers in assessing and treating trigger points. If you have ever suffered from, or have treated someone who suffers from myofascial trigger point pain, this is a must-have book.

New English File

Author: Clive Oxenden
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0194518450
Release Date: 2008
Genre: English language

Grammar, pronunciation, and vocabulary practice for every unit Extra vocabulary - More Words to Learn Check What You Know

The Gillingham Manual

Author: Anna Gillingham
Publisher: Educators Pub Svc Incorporated
ISBN: 0838802001
Release Date: 1997-01-01
Genre: Education

In this multisensory phonics technique, students first learn the sounds of letters, and the build these letter-sounds into words. Visual, auditory and kinesthetic associations are used to remember the concepts. Training is recommended.

Beat Dyslexia

Author: Elizabeth Franks
Publisher: Learning Development AIDS
ISBN: 1855035375
Release Date: 2013-02-01
Genre: Dyslexic children

Each of the six books in this series includes a colour card pack and an audio CD. Books 1-4 cover all the letters of the alphabet, and on completion of the third book pupils will have mastered consonant digraphs and consonant clusters. Book 6 is targeted at students in Year 6 to 8.

Vocabulary from Classical Roots

Author: Norma Fifer
Publisher: Educators Pub Svc Incorporated
ISBN: 0838822525
Release Date: 1998-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Vocabulary from Classical Roots is a thematically organized vocabulary program based on Greek and Latin roots. Each of the 16 lessons features 2 3 roots and 8 15 words derived from these roots. Words are presented with dictionary-style definitions, and all words are used in example sentences. Lists of Familiar Words and Challenge Words are provided for each root to help all students activate prior knowledge and keep advanced students on task. Exercises include synonym/antonym, fill in the blank, identification of incorrect usage, and analogies. Review activities including writing extensions, discussion questions, and other exercises are provided after every two lessons. The themes presented in Book A include: Numbers, All or Nothing, More or Less, Before and After, Creativity, Travel, Sports, and Animals. Some of the words presented in this book include: trilogy, monarch, monolith, unilateral, quatrain, panacea, posthumous, nihilism, magnate, copious, artisan, salient, and decimate. Grade 7."

Megawords 1

Author: C. M. Johnson
Publisher: Educators Pub Svc Incorporated
ISBN: 0838818269
Release Date: 2004-01
Genre: Education

A multisensory reading and spelling program that supplies students with strategies and procedures for reading and spelling multisyllabic words through a multisensory approach.