48 questions to help families become more aware of the impact of dyslexia on a child?s confidence, identify what works for the individual child, stop the home being a battleground, express the positives and negatives of being dyslexic.
Dyslexia doesn’t have to be a stumbling block to success and happiness.
This edition of Fink Cards helps?children?learn how to manage their dyslexia and improve their confidence.?
One child in ten has dyslexia. The majority of them are intelligent, good talkers and very creative, but there are many things they find difficult. However, learning how to manage their dyslexia improves their confidence.?Home is supposed to be a sanctuary but sometimes it can become a battleground as children and adults lock horns over homework and exams. Dealing with Dyslexia at Home let them order their thinking and articulate their feelings in a non-threatening way. Dyslexia doesn’t have to be a stumbling block to success and happiness.? It is no coincidence that so many famous people and high achievers have dyslexia!
Written by Sal McKeown, award-winning journalist and author.?Her specialist area is dyslexia and her book How to Help your Dyslexic and Dyspraxic Child was her first foray into the parenting market. Before writing the book she spent many years talking to students and their families about dyslexia and researching famous dyslexics such as Richard Branson, Bill Gates, John Lennon and Picasso. Her approach comes down firmly on the side of good relationships, good teaching and family support.