Funding boost to help schools with SEND changes | Dyslexia Action www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk MILLIONS of extra cash to support local authorities implement the changes required in the new special educational needs and disability (SEND) reforms is being welcomed.An extra £31.7 million is being made available to ensure schools are able to provide the right help and support that is needed by th…
18 Dec 2014 - 14:08 ·
Today we look back at a classic Tech Thursday from last year!
Tech Thursday: Why and how you should read books with your ears | Dyslexia Action www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk Audio books are a great gift, especially for those who struggle with reading. This week our Education and Technology Specialist has shared his knowledge in this area and explains why they can really help improve reading skills.Below is a summary of a longer article to read the full article click her…
18 Dec 2014 - 09:56 ·
The below image was created by Jasmine, aged 12 to encourage people to donate to her Mum's fundraising page.
Her mum (Jenny) is running the Brighton Marathon for us in April 2015 (spaces still available at http://goo.gl/jvqxC8)
17 Dec 2014 - 09:51 ·
The Dyslexia Action Online Shop has a great range of fun and educational games that make great Christmas presents.
Games such as the Spelligator which teaches phonemic awareness, letter patterns and positioning. We also have the Brain Box range of games which teaches fascinating facts on a variety of different subjects.
Don't forget the last day to order for Christmas is 22nd December
Spelligator www.dyslexiaactionshop.co.uk This exciting new word building game teaches phonemic awareness, letter patterns and positioning. It covers letter and sounds patterns, consonants, vowels, digraphs and clusters. For ages 5 – Adult Includes 4 x Spelligators, 75 letter tiles and an activ
16 Dec 2014 - 08:48 ·
During the last few weeks we have been running a competition with some of the students at our learning centres to design this year’s Christmas e-card.
The winning entry was sent in by 10 year old Myla from our London Centre. We hope you like it as much as we do!
There were so many brilliant entries we will also be sharing some of them later on in the week.
15 Dec 2014 - 15:59 ·
Have you read our latest leaflet about dyslexia in children and how we can help?