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Teaching Writing to Kids with Dyslexia

Teaching Writing to Kids with Dyslexia

As with reading and spelling, teaching writing to kids with dyslexia can be done and done well with the right methods! I get a lot of questions from readers asking how to teach writing skills to kids with dyslexia.  I have had quite a bit of experience with this, in...

Teaching Blending to Early Readers

Teaching Blending to Early Readers

While many young learners can learn letter sounds, blending these sounds together can be difficult, especially for kids with dyslexia. I'm teaching my 8th kindergartener this year.  He also happens to my 7th child with dyslexia.  We're using my favorite...

The Best Spelling Apps for Dyslexia

The Best Spelling Apps for Dyslexia

  Spelling is often a lifelong struggle for people with dyslexia. These spelling apps are great choices for those struggling. While people with dyslexia will all have different strengths and weaknesses, spelling is pretty much always an area in which dyslexics...

iPracticeMath for Online Math Practice

iPracticeMath for Online Math Practice

Teaching math facts in our house full of creative, active kids has been a challenge since we started homeschooling 20 years ago!  I am always on the look out for fun ways to help our kids to learn about math and practice their math facts in a way that is engaging and...

Make Learning Chemistry Fun With Atomidoodle

Make Learning Chemistry Fun With Atomidoodle

I received a free download of the Atomidoodle app from Hero Factor Games for review purposes and was compensated financially for my time.  All opinions expressed in this post are my own and I was not required to post a positive review of the product....

Reading Methods That Work With Dyslexia

Reading Methods That Work With Dyslexia

The bottom line in knowing how to teach kids with dyslexia to read is that there are methods and approaches that have been proven to work and those that haven't. Welcome back to day 3 of this 5-day series on Teaching Kids With Dyslexia to Read.  To read the entire...

How to Teach Kids With Dyslexia to Read

How to Teach Kids With Dyslexia to Read

My goal is to show parents how to teach kids with dyslexia to read.  There is a lot to know about teaching kids with dyslexia to read. Let's break it down step by step. If you have been around the Homeschooling With Dyslexia web site for any length of time, you know...

Teaching Writing to the Dyslexic Student

Teaching Writing to the Dyslexic Student

Dyslexia is known as a reading disability but it also impacts writing ability. Let's look at some ways we can teach writing to the dyslexic student. Before we look at how to find a good writing curriculum for the dyslexic student, we need to identify the areas of...

Dyslexia:  Mastering Math

Dyslexia: Mastering Math

Is your dyslexic child struggling with math? Here are some tips to help you teach math to your students with dyslexia - so it sticks. I am often asked how to teach dyslexic kids math facts so that they stick. Although the term 'dyslexia' refers to an inability to read...