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Differentiation & Support for Students

Supporting Pupils with Dyslexia in Maths and English

  1. Strategy Overview
    Strategy Source
    Patricia Hodge

    What is this strategy about?
    Having dyslexia can lead to literacy issues that affect pupils in both maths and English. Take some steps to help pupils to develop confidence in these subjects.

    What are the signs of dyslexia?
    The signs and symptoms of dyslexia differ from person to person. However, some common symptoms of dyslexia in children aged 5 to 12 include difficulty reading, writing and spelling, difficulty carrying out a sequence of directions and poor phonological awareness.

    How does dyslexia affect learning?
    Dyslexic children can sometimes have difficulty visually processing words and numbers and identifying speech sounds. This can cause problems with certain abilities such as reading and writing.

    Click here to learn how to Support Pupils with Dyslexia in the Classroom. 
  2. Choose this strategy if you want to...
    - Improve pupil performance in Maths and English
    - Help pupils with dyslexia feel more confident in all aspects of their learning

    Interested in this strategy?
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