RSSCategory: Dyscalculia

Math Shake: An Engaging, Playful App for Solving Word Problems

01/10/2015 | By More
Math Shake: An Engaging, Playful App for Solving Word Problems

Math Shake is an engaging, playful app that helps students learn to effectively solve word problems. Math Shake contains thousands of unique questions which students turn into an equation by looking for key words and clues in the problem. Math Shake was created by elementary teachers with years of experience in helping students with dyslexia […]

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Visual Learning for Life: Worksheets and App addressing various Visual Perceptual Skills

01/05/2015 | By More
Visual Learning for Life: Worksheets and App addressing various Visual Perceptual Skills

Visual Learning for Life provides parents, teachers and professionals with unique, professionally designed worksheets that help empower children who struggle with reading, spelling, handwriting, maths and comprehension due to weak visual perceptual skills. The extensive array of over 5000 worksheets have been devised to support children from 4 to 18 years. The worksheets are available […]

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Dyslexia Materials Offers Mindful and Multisensory Resources and Advice for Students with Dyslexia

12/30/2014 | By More
Dyslexia Materials Offers Mindful and Multisensory Resources and Advice for Students with Dyslexia

There are a multitude of tools and resources available on the Internet for students with dyslexia, but finding the best sites can be very challenging. This blog features a summary of Dr. Erica Warren’s site, Dyslexia Materials. What is Dyslexia Materials? Dyslexia Materials is a comprehensive site that was created to offer teachers, homeschoolers, therapists […]

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Understanding dyslexia: Learn how to best help your child

04/01/2014 | By More
Understanding dyslexia: Learn how to best help your child

Just what is dyslexia? There are many misconceptions out there. “Dyslexia is a type of specific learning disorder that impacts reading,” said Dr. Sheldon H. Horowitz, director of learning disability resources at the National Center for Learning Disabilities. “It is not a disease, nor is it contagious. It is not something that goes away — […]

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Camp RSA! Ready, Set, Action!

09/19/2013 | By More
Camp RSA! Ready, Set, Action!

Camp RSA! Ready, Set, Action! A Camp Leader’s Guide ~ Adventures in Writing & Performing promises to be a time-saving teacher’s treasure brimming with both stimulating and calming fun-learning activities. Whether summer, autumn, or mid-winter camps during some of the lengthier school holidays, after school programs, or during the regular school year, educators may love […]

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Famous paintings

06/04/2013 | By More
Famous paintings

The internet is full of coloring templates. 999 coloring pages offers some special templates: pictures of famous paintings. So why do not you watch the original painting such as the Mona Lisa or Van Gogh’s Sunflowers and then color them. Or use your imagination and color the paintings as you like. It is good for […]

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Understanding Dyslexia: Infographic

04/11/2013 | By More
Understanding Dyslexia: Infographic

We found this great infographic on Understanding Dyslexia over at weareteachers.com. If you want to know more on how to help children with dyslexia, read our Apple iBook Dyslexia? Dyscalculia? Source: http://www.weareteachers.com/community/blogs/weareteachersblog/blog-wat/2013/04/03/understanding-dyslexia-infographic

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Chillola

03/12/2013 | By More
Chillola

Check out the wonderful world of chillola.com where you can learn your first words in English, Spanish, French, German and Italian. You can print out activities, participate in the kids’ gallery and learn about different countries, cultures and people. This site is designed for kids and their parents to encourage language learning, and to have […]

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Math Worksheet Wizard

02/14/2013 | By More
Math Worksheet Wizard

Yesterday we presented the Handwriting worksheet wizard, today we bring you the math worksheet wizard. These math wizards make arithmetic worksheets for your children. Rather than level specific, these are general math worksheets that can be used by any elementary school student. Just choose the settings that are appropriate for your child. Access the math […]

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Dyslexia’s hidden pleasures and other news

01/18/2013 | By More
Dyslexia’s hidden pleasures and other news

DYSLEXIA’S HIDDEN PLEASURES The teacher came up behind the little girl and looked down at the page. “Why did you not do your work?” she asked. “I did do it,” the child replied. “But there are no words written down here,” the teacher insisted. “I know.” A short silence, and then in a voice that […]

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