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Acquired Dyslexia and Dysgraphia Across Scripts

Acquired Dyslexia and Dysgraphia Across Scripts

  • Author: B. S. Weekes
  • Publisher: IOS Press
  • ISBN: 9781586035921
  • Category: Health & Fitness
  • Page: 138
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Describes communication disorders in patients who speak Cantonese, French, German, Hebrew, Mandarin, Spanish and Turkish. This book focuses on the disorders of reading and writing given cognitive neuropsychological models are concerned with how the relationship between orthography, phonology and meaning impacts on acquired dyslexia and dysgraphia.

Coping with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and ADHD

Coping with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and ADHD

A Global Perspective

  • Author: Catherine McBride
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1351630989
  • Category: Psychology
  • Page: 10
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Coping with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and ADHD: A Global Perspective uniquely incorporates dyslexia, dysgraphia, and ADHD into one volume, offering practical advice on how to manage each of these disorders. McBride combines a solid research base with interviews with specialists in learning disabilities, as well as parents, teachers, and students with personal knowledge of each difficulty from six continents. The innovative cross-cultural focus of the book is emphasized in the introduction, which is followed by one chapter each on the basics of each of these learning difficulties and another three chapters on their remediation. The book goes on to cover topics such as comorbidities across learning or other difficulties, learning of multiple languages, facilitating self-esteem, and enhancing reading comprehension and writing composition in the face of dyslexia, dysgraphia, and ADHD. Appendices with short, practical tips on learning, multi-media resources, and ways to test and train cognitive-linguistic skills are included as an additional resource. Coping with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and ADHD: A Global Perspective is intended for practitioners, teachers, parents, and those with any or all of these learning difficulties. University or postgraduate students who wish to understand more about dyslexia, dysgraphia, and/or ADHD will also benefit from the clear analysis. With this book, the reader will not only come to understand the fundamental nature of these learning difficulties, but will also get to know the people whose lives are so deeply affected by them.

Dysgraphia

Dysgraphia

Causes, Connections and Cures

  • Author: Jane Sutherland
  • Publisher: CreateSpace
  • ISBN: 9781497363885
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 74
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Updated and revised! Dysgraphia is a disorder where a person has trouble with handwriting and word coherence. While it isn't an intellectual impairment, it is associated with incorrect orthographic coding -- processing words in the brain. Dysgraphia is similar to dyslexia; both affect writing or written expression. However, dyslexia is difficulty with language and dysgraphia is difficulty with writing. In children, the disorder is usually diagnosed as soon as they start writing. Dysgraphia has strong connections to other learning disabilities. Implementing helpful learning techniques can improve or even cure the condition.

What teaches dysgraphia

What teaches dysgraphia

  • Author: Elena Rybakova,Dmitry Rybakov,Rosa Sultanova,Gulshat Gayazova,Anastasia Ankudinova
  • Publisher: Litres
  • ISBN: 5041164037
  • Category: Health & Fitness
  • Page: N.A
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The book “What teaches dysgraphy” summarizes the research materials of the socio-educational, culturological, philosophical nature of persistent violations of written speech in children, revealing the perspectives and phenomenology of significant processes in this area, their system-activity reference and personal orientation.

Exam Prep for: Developmental Dysgraphia

Exam Prep for: Developmental Dysgraphia

  • Author: David Mason
  • Publisher: Rico Publications
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 800
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Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behavior. This book provides over 2,000 Exam Prep questions and answers to accompany the text Developmental Dysgraphia Items include highly probable exam items: Error, moral development, Human resources, Collaboration, Focus group, Likert scale, Behavioral activation, Rosenberg self-esteem scale, Aristotle, Group behaviour, Personality test, Neuroticism, Base rate, mental retardation, Clinical psychology, Wisconsin Card Sorting Test, Correction for attenuation, and more.

Stacey Coolidge's Fancy Smancy Cursive Handwriting (Learning Challenges, Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Creative Mind)

Stacey Coolidge's Fancy Smancy Cursive Handwriting (Learning Challenges, Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Creative Mind)

  • Author: Barbara Esham
  • Publisher: Mainstream Connections
  • ISBN: 1603364676
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 32
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ADHD, ADD, Dyslexia, Learning Styles, Learning Disabilities, Dysgraphia From Mrs. Thompson, the teacher, to Frederick, the class guinea pig, everything about second grade seems good to Carolyn. But when the class starts practicing the slants and curves of cursive writing, she finds it difficult and her happiness evaporates. Detailing her frustrations and contrasting her struggles with a classmate s easy success, this picture book reflects experiences familiar to many young students. Carolyn s sympathetic teacher puts things in perspective, telling her that when it comes to writing, ideas and emotions are much more important than slants and curves. Designed to encourage children, books in the Adventures of Everyday Geniuses series tell stories of students who struggle in some respects, while excelling in others. Bright with colorful washes, the cartoonlike drawings clearly express the characters emotions. Given the pressure to introduce cursive writing to younger students, this picture book will resonate with a growing number of children. Carolyn Phelan --BOOKLIST American Library Association

I Am Just Me

I Am Just Me

My Life with Dyslexia and Dysgraphia

  • Author: Sky Burke,Penny Weber
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780615844442
  • Category: Agraphia
  • Page: 42
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A one-of-a-kind true story of a little girl with Dyslexia and Dysgraphia, who is striving to overcome her learning disabilities by self-advocating for herself and gains permission by the school to use an iPad to help her learn. This is a true story written by a special child, Sky Burke, age 12, with a co-author, and illustrator Penny Weber for children and adults. This book includes beautiful and creative illustrations. Plus a letter to families and a page with self-advocacy tips. All children can relate to this story of overcoming differences in school. The book will inspire students to be active participants in their own education. This book has the ability to make a huge impact on education for all students who are different and may have the power to influence schools to use modern technological advances to help students with disabilities meet their full potential. The possibilities are limitless. Please visit theskyislimitless.org. 10% of all proceeds of the sale of this book will be donated back to the community to support advocacy.

Clinical Aspects of Dysphasia

Clinical Aspects of Dysphasia

  • Author: M.L. Albert,H. Goodglass,N.A. Helm,A.B. Rubens,M.P. Alexander
  • Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
  • ISBN: 3709186056
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 194
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This volume is one in a series of monographs being issued under the general title of "Disorders of Human Communication". Each monograph deals in detail with a particular aspect of vocal communication and its disorders, and is written by internationally distinguished experts. Therefore, the series will provide an authoritative source of up-to-date scientific and clinical informa tion relating to the whole field of normal and abnormal speech communication, and as such will succeed the earlier monumental work "Handbuch der Stimm und Sprachheilkunde" by R. Luchsinger and G. E. Arnold (last issued in 1970). This series will prove invaluable for clinicians, teachers and research workers in phoniatrics and logopaedics, phonetics and linguistics, speech pathology, otolaryngology, neurology and neurosurgery, psychology and psychiatry, paediatrics and audiology. Several of the monographs will also be useful to voice and singing teachers, and to their pupils. G. E. Arnold, Jackson, Miss. F. Winckel, Berlin B. D. Wyke, London Preface Neurologists, neuropsychologists, speech pathologists and other clinicians who care for dysphasic patients have often complained that available books on dysphasia tend to be parochially theoretical, and insufficiently directed towards clinical reality. These books provide the categories, labels, and theoretical speculations of one school or another; but dysphasic patients as often as not do not fit neatly into a specific theoretical category. Clinical patterns of dysphasic syndromes of most patients with dysphasia rarely conform fully to the pictures painted in the textbooks.

Teaching Students with Dyslexia and Dysgraphia

Teaching Students with Dyslexia and Dysgraphia

Lessons from Teaching and Science

  • Author: Virginia Wise Berninger,Beverly J. Wolf
  • Publisher: Brookes Pub
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 240
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How can teachers provide effective literacy instruction for students with learning differences, while meeting the needs of all students in the class? Finally, a single accessible textbook answers that question for every K - 12 educator. The only teacher training text to cover the three learning disabilities that require differentiated instruction; dysgraphia, dyslexia, and oral and written language learning disability (OWL LD), this book prepares educators to teach students with learning differences in explicit, reflective, and intellectually engaging ways. Ginger Berninger, a seasoned researcher and former teacher, partners with 40-year teacher and teacher trainer Beverly Wolf for a one-of-a-kind text that gives readers the best of both worlds: critical insights from scientific studies, and lessons learned from actual teaching experience. Educators will get the research-based guidance they'll need to: organize their classrooms, routines, and lesson plans through differentiated instruction; improve every aspect of students' literacy, including reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills; create a positive learning environment that promotes intellectual engagement; and apply a specific framework for instruction that helps students overcome working memory inefficiencies and fluency problems. Throughout the book, relevant research finding from diverse fields, including genetics, neuroscience, cognitive science, linguistics, and education, show teachers the why behind the how. And the extensive instructional guidelines, applicable across school settings and specific curricula, offer innovative approaches to practice that will help teachers successfully meet the needs of individual students. An essential part of every teacher's preparation, this text ensures that educators are ready to deliver effective, individually tailored instruction to students with dysgraphia, dyslexia, and oral and written langauge disabilities.

Learning Disabilities in a Nutshell

Learning Disabilities in a Nutshell

A Parent-teacher Manual for Understanding and the Management of Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia and Dyspraxia

  • Author: Swaroop Rawal
  • Publisher: B Jain Publishers Pvt Limited
  • ISBN: 9788131906651
  • Category: Learning disabilities
  • Page: 237
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The aim of this book is to help to bridge the gap between research and practice in the field of learning disability. It is written for all the learning disabled children, their teachers, parents and siblings.