5. Supporting my Child with Dyslexia

  1. Gavin Reid

Published Online: 20 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119970897.ch5

Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them, Second Edition

Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them, Second Edition

How to Cite

Reid, G. (2011) Supporting my Child with Dyslexia, in Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119970897.ch5

Author Information

  1. Vancouver, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 27 MAY 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470973745

Online ISBN: 9781119970897

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Keywords:

  • Supporting my child with dyslexia;
  • Decoding;
  • Critical literacy;
  • Reading practice;
  • Games;
  • International Dyslexia Association (IDA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Strategies for reading

  • Critical literacy

  • Consistency with school

  • Reading practice

  • Issues to consider

  • Spelling

  • Writing

  • Working at home with your child

  • Secondary school subjects

  • Learning styles in math

  • Additional language learning

  • Examinations – reasonable accommodations

  • Summary