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Have you tried speed reading to increase your reading fluency?
This week in Tech Thursday, Dominik shows us some apps to increase our reading speed.
http://www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk/news/tech-thursday-have-you-tried-speed-reading-increase-your-reading-fluency-some-free-or-cheap



Tech Thursday: Have you tried speed reading to increase your reading fluency? Some free or cheap...
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Why speed reading for dyslexia?Recently there has been a lot of discussion about the speed reading app Spritz in the media. The idea behind this approach to speed reading is that to save time on eye movement, you only see one word on the screen at a time. With this approach you can very soon achiev…
17 Apr 2014 - 16:01 · Facebook
We will unite with other members of the #dyslexia sector in a response to the latest ‘Draft special educational needs and disability code of practice: 0 to 25 years’, launched yesterday.
http://www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk/news/dyslexia-sector-will-respond-latest-code-sen-reforms


Dyslexia sector will respond to latest Code on SEN Reforms | Dyslexia Action
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Dyslexia Action will unite with other members of the dyslexia sector in its response to the latest ‘Draft special educational needs and disability code of practice: 0 to 25 years’, launched yesterday.
17 Apr 2014 - 14:30 · Facebook
We have the 5 lucky winners of Maria Farrer's first Novel ‘broken strings’.
Thanks to all who take part in this competition!
The winners are:
Chris Wellard
Tracey Nicol-lewis
Gillian Manny
Amanda Leming Caden
Lou Barnes
If you are one of the winners, please contact us by sending a private message with your details and the address where you want to receive the book.

16 Apr 2014 - 09:45 · Facebook
Today we suggest a listening activity to help your children improve their auditory processing skills.
Use a tape recorder to record everyday sounds and familiar voices and ask questions about them. You can also make them to describe the sounds back to you.

15 Apr 2014 - 15:58 · Facebook
Following last week’s tips, this week we are publishing some games and activities that you can play with your children to help them improve their abilities.
The first one is about following instructions.
Give a range of instructions, always preceding them with his name, beginning with one sequence - Bring your book' through to several sequences - 'Go to the cupboard', 'Bring me a pencil'. Do the same with ingredients lists.

14 Apr 2014 - 17:00 · Facebook
Many congratulations to all the wonderful runners who took part in yesterday’s London Marathon, especially the fabulous #TeamDA runners – you are all truly amazing!
Don’t forget, if you want to take part in the world’s largest fundraising event next year, the ballot re-opens at www.virginmoneylondonmarathon.com Tuesday 22nd April from 12am and is expected to fill within hours, so get in there quick!
To get you in the mood, here are some inspirational photos from yesterday.

14 Apr 2014 - 10:42 · Facebook

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