Melissa Duffrin

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How the Amazon Kindle Can Help the Dyslexic Reader | Homeschooling with Dyslexia

As parents and teachers of students with dyslexia, we are always on the lookout for ways to help these struggling readers learn to find success and …

Recommended iPad Book Apps for Older & Reluctant Readers Ages 8-12

Carisa Kluver | November 8, 2011 | 7 Comments<p>Digital Inspiration for Reluctant Readers<p>Of all the requests for recommendations I get, the most common …

Books

Phonics Genius

• <b>By:</b> Innovative Mobile Apps<p>"WOW... over 6,000 words grouped by phonics sounds. This app is awesome to teach phonic awareness!"<p>One of the best ways to …

Never Miss A Word

The Gift of Being a Dyslexic Teacher

Dyslexia is a "spectrum disorder," meaning that there is a range or spectrum of symptoms.<p>People with dyslexia commonly have difficulty with all or …

Teaching

Supporting High School Students with Dyslexia

There is a great deal of information on recognizing the signs of dyslexia and ways to help students with dyslexia in the classroom that can be …

Teaching

Free Coursera Course – Supporting Kids in Reading and Writing

Professor Jenny Thomson<p>Started Today! Free Coursera course with Dr Jenny Thompson from the University of Sheffield. For those of you unfamiliar with …

Teaching

Dyslexic Advantage - Dyslexia - Different for a Reason

Autism

What is Dyslexia? Hollywood Screenwriter Max Brooks Tells Congress

Excerpt: “Dyslexia forced me to think outside the conventional cube and maybe that manner of thinking is why I’ve been invited to speak at the US …

Dyslexia Card for Teachers

What is Dyslexia? What do we tell our teacher?<p><b>BUY the card HERE.</b><p>It’s an all-too-common reality that most dyslexic students aren’t able to obtain …

Word Endings Foldable {Freebie}

My students are reviewing which words have to be changed when adding -ing and -ed. I figured a foldable would be fun as well as flexible enough to …

Kinesthetic Activities for Teaching Reading

I am excited to be a part of iHomeschool Network’s Summer Hopscotch! To see a list of all the amazing bloggers, please click here. This week, my …