Dyslexia is primarily considered a learning difference, but there are several other areas where it affects our daily part of life. Many dyslexics have found be to lacking some basic directional abilities. A good hours of their day may be spent in dealing with ‘Is it left or right?’ Keeping up with set of directions … Read more Confusing Left and Right? How to Manage directional difficulties in dyslexia
What is Occupational Therapy? Occupation therapy is a therapeutic approach that plays a vital role in helping people overcome the effects of disability caused by illness or accident, to carry out everyday tasks or occupations to the full potential. It focuses on daily activities and tasks that matters the most to the patient and pushes … Read more Role of Occupational therapy in managing dyslexia
In the vast pool of numbers, logics, symbols and equations, it’s a common scenario where even the brightest struggle in maths at some point. For students with dyscalculia, this could be a recurring nightmare. Even in students with reading difficulty, like dyslexia, understanding mathematics can be challenging as it involves symbols, complex words, concepts (e.g., … Read more Math specific accommodations for students with Dyslexia and Dyscalculia
Dyscalculia is a learning disability that hinders our pace in learning mathematics and number sense. Unfortunately, the effects are not just confined to classrooms, our daily life activities are affected as well. We already talked about best possible ways of dealing with dyscalculia at early stages and adapting a new learning strategy. Note that there … Read more Best intervention strategies for dyscalculia
Number sense refers to a person’s understanding of number system and his/her ability to use, relate and manipulate it for solving mathematical tasks. A strong number sense is important for gripping basic concepts well before diving into complex math topics in future. Children with good number sense have a range of mathematical strategies at their … Read more Top 8 daily routine activities for building strong Number Sense
Ever wonder what would happen if you lost the directional abilities? Reaching destination will be near to impossible if you keep on messing left or right. Of-course, Google Maps have really made our lives easy. But still, you’ll be having a very hard time relating delta distance between point A and B on GPS vs real life. … Read more Driving with dyscalculia: How to manage?