Time Management Skills In Individuals With Dyscalculia

Dyscalculia and time management

Dyscalculia is a mathematical learning disorder. Being poor in math is not dyscalculia. However, struggling with basic arithmetic could be a sign of learning impairment.  Things like losing track when adding or subtracting numbers, inability to group things together, lacking number sense, or simply having a difficult time reading clocks could all be alarming signs.  … Read more

How Dyscalculia Affects Budgeting Skills?

Dyscalculia & Budgeting Skills

Dyscalculia interferes with one’s ability to recognize and process numbers and establish numeric relationships. Various life skills become difficult to learn due to this learning disability. One such skill is budgeting that primarily involves numbers. Even those not diagnosed with dyscalculia show a lag in budgeting skills. Reasons can be many including ineffective teaching, absence … Read more

How Do Dyslexia And Dyscalculia Affect Reading Maps?

Learning disorders and reading maps

Dyslexia, which is a learning disorder of difficulty in reading and writing, and Dyscalculia, which is the inability to perform simple arithmetic and maths-related problems are learning disorders that can result in certain alterations in the daily routine of some individuals. Inability to effectively read maps is one such issue at hand. If you are … Read more

Does Dyscalculia Qualify For An IEP?

Does Dyscalculia qualify for an IEP?

Who won’t love seeing their kid excelling in academics? But it is not everyone’s cup of tea, especially when kids have some learning disabilities like Dyscalculia. Fortunately, Individualized Education plans (IEP) provide a righteous pathway to ameliorate academic performance in learning disabilities.  Being aware of this, parents often feel it laborious to find if their … Read more

Visual Sequential Memory Difficulties In Dyslexia And Dyscalculia

visual sequential memory difficulties

REVIEWED BY NUMBERDYSLEXIA’S EXPERT REVIEW PANEL ON DEC 17, 2021 We all know 3 comes after 2 and Z after Y due to the sequential commemoration of numbers and alphabets. The same notion can be applied to retain shapes and pictures too. But, not all kids can grasp this in their tender years. Sometimes, they need individualized … Read more

How Motor Skills Are Affected In Dyscalculia?

Motor skills and dyscalculia

Dyscalculia is a learning disability wherein one finds numbers and mathematics challenging. On the other hand, motor skills are our general movements and actions that we perform continuously. So, how are they related to each other, you may ask!  The answer is in the roots.  Dyscalculia is something that is caused due to a nerve … Read more

6 Interactive Multi-sensory Learning Courses

6 Interactive Multi-sensory Learning Courses

Number and word reading and recognition is an uphill task for children diagnosed with dyslexia and dyscalculia. Education researchers have always emphasized the pedagogical advantages the alternative teaching methods may bring. They advocate the adoption of these teaching methods to accommodate the special learning needs of differently-abled children. One of the methods found suitable is … Read more

Tips To Build Strong Motivation In Individuals With Dyscalculia

Tips for strong motivation in dyscalulia individuals

From motivational quotes to activities, there are plenty of ways to fill in zeal and enthusiasm in dyscalculics. Dyscalculia is a learning disorder where a person has difficulty conceptualizing and performing mathematical problems and even retaining numbers. However, by practising regularly and motivating themselves, they can improve their condition in a great way. The willpower … Read more

Impact Of Dyscalculia On Creativity Skills

Dyscalculia & Crativity

Dyscalculia is a learning difficulty in which an individual cannot grasp and deal with numbers and the various concepts of mathematics. This occurs due to the different wiring in their brain. But do you know how this difference in wiring turns them creative?  Well, there is little research about this topic, but it is seen … Read more

Music And Dyscalculia: Does it help?

Music And Dyscalculia: Does it help?

Dyscalculia, as we know now completely, is a learning disorder that interferes with the number-learning ability of children. It affects number sense building ability. Also, they can’t identify numbers and signs or understand directions or spatial orientations perfectly. They are not good with currency bills as well. So, can’t they be taught numbers at all? … Read more