"/> DyslexiaA2Z - News/Blogs on Specific Learning Disabilities. - Part 4

See Dyslexia Differently

See Dyslexia Differently Short Animation Film about Dyslexia This is an excellent animation which explains dyslexia in a really lovely and fun way.  It will undoubtedly help children to understand what dyslexia is and it will also help carers and teachers as well. It...

What is it called, when you can read scrambled words?

What is it called, when you can read scrambled words? What is it called when you can easily read scrambled words like the following nonsensical sentence: I cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. Have you received an email telling you that...

Should Schools insist that Students use Fountain Pens?

Should Schools insist that Students use Fountain Pens? Can Students Hand-Writing get better by using Fountain Pens?   Why do some schools still insist that students use fountain pens?  Is there an advantage to using a fountain pen over a biro or similar pen? I...

Scientists Discover Herb that Increases Memory by 75%

Scientists Discover Herb that Increases Memory by 75% Yet another study has shown that certain herbs can increase memory.  Whilst this study may have only had 66 participants, it did take place over a ten-year period and has achieved some remarkable results. This may...

Poems about Dyslexia

A Collection of Poems on Dyslexia ‘Dyslexia – The Inner Hurt’, a collection of poems on dyslexia During ‘Dyslexia Awareness Week’, in November 1995, I took the opportunity of organising a competition on Dyslexia.  The competition was for all children...