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Games for downloading and using throughout the summer and beyond

Crossbow Education has given away a number of different books/games downloads to help children throughout the lockdown and the summer. Go to https://www.crossboweducation.com/download-learning-games-and-puzzles just click on the free download and go through the process the same as you would be buying a book but you will not be asked for any credit card details. Then …

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Dyslexia Show

In May and June, the Dyslexia Show delivered many webinars that were interesting or teachers and parents. I have been working my way through all os the webinars every one becomes more interesting. Thank you to Arran Smith for bringing together the presenters. I do hope that the Dyslexia Show in Birmingham in September is …

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My Child Writes Numbers Backwards!

My daughter is 6 and still writes numbers (and letters) backwards sometimes. Does that mean she’ll have trouble with maths, and is there anything we can do to help? Writing numbers backwards has nothing to do with understanding maths and consequently shouldn’t create any problems with learning maths. The numbers your daughter uses are correct. …

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Specialist Multi-sensory Teaching

What is Multi-sensory Teaching? By using a multi-sensory approach, we can turbo-charge reading and spelling lessons for your child. Read on to discover exactly what the multi-sensory approach is. Three Pathways to the Brain Learning begins with your senses. Our senses are pathways to our brains. So, for teaching reading and spelling the three main …

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What if you cannot overcome the missing rungs…

  But What If You Can’t Overcome the Missing Rungs?      http://www.blueskydyslexia.com     Assessments, Tuition (children/adults),       Workplace Consultations    What if your legs aren’t long enough to stretch over the gaping holes? What if you don’t have the upper body strength to pull yourself up to the next rung? You will likely …

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Reading or Spellings Gaps?

Reading or Spelling Gaps? http://www.blueskydyslexia.com Assessments, Tuition (children/adults),  Workplace Consultations Reading/Spelling… Filling all of the gaps! Do you or your child have gaps in reading and/or spelling? Hundreds of thousands of children struggle to learn to read and spell, which can be due to dyslexia, another specific learning difficulty or for one reason or another, …

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