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Nessy - Reading, Writing And Spelling Help For Children With Dyslexia. Spelfabet - synthetic phonics resources for teaching spelling and reading. Strategies to help kids with LDs succees in school. Resources for Parents. Resources and Information for Parents Introduction.

Resources for Parents

Macquarie University - MUSEC Briefings. On this page (either click on an issue number to take you to the PDF link and relevant references, or scroll down): Issue 41: The Davis Dyslexia ProgramIssue 40: Is it a scam?

Macquarie University - MUSEC Briefings

Issue 39: What is direct instruction? MUSEC Briefing 41 - The Davis Dyslexia Program MUSEC Briefing 41 The Davis Dyslexia Program. Free Tips and Resources for Phonics Teaching. Information, programs, games, activities and resources selected by SPELD SA teachers to support the teaching of phonics. 1.

Free Tips and Resources for Phonics Teaching

Synthetic Phonics Assessment: These tests were created for the SPELD SA Study to provide teachers with a tool for monitoring their students’ achievement on a term by term basis. The content of the tests relates directly to the progression of skills in the Scope and Sequence Chart. 2.

Phonics

Control Alt Achieve: 3 text to speech tools and 5 ways your students can use them. Many times people are accused of talking to their computers.

Control Alt Achieve: 3 text to speech tools and 5 ways your students can use them

Well with text to speech tools, your computer can talk back. Google Chrome has several extensions that will read web pages and Google Documents aloud, often with a variety of voices and adjustments for speed and volume. In this blog post we will take a look at five ways students can benefit from text to speech tools. Then we will examine three of the best Chrome extensions for this purpose. You can view the short video to see a demo of each of the three tools, and then read the rest of the post for more details on how these can be used in school.Demonstration Video.

Dyslexia Research, Education & Advocacy. The Code and The Challenge of Learning to Read It - Index of 100+ Videos. Pages - NIH Toolbox. NIH Toolbox is a multidimensional set of brief measures assessing cognitive, emotional, motor and sensory function from ages 3 to 85, meeting the need for a standard set of measures that can be used as a “common currency” across diverse study designs and settings.

Pages - NIH Toolbox

NIH Toolbox monitors neurological and behavioral function over time, and measures the domain constructs across developmental stages. This facilitates the study of functional changes across the lifespan, including evaluating intervention and treatment effectiveness. Fees may apply for use of the NIH Toolbox in projects not funded by NIH. Cognition Domain | Emotion Domain | Motor Domain | Sensation Domain.

Test your document's readability. When Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Word finish checking the spelling and grammar, you can choose to display information about the reading level of the document, including readability scores according to the following tests: Flesch Reading Ease Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level What do you want to do?

Test your document's readability

Enable readability statistics Enable readability statistics Which Office program are you using? Outlook Word. The Readability Test Tool. Clicker 6 educational software, literacy software for children of all abilities. From planning, to writing, to proofing - Clicker includes all the tools your pupils need to succeed.

Clicker 6 educational software, literacy software for children of all abilities.

Clicker 7 makes it easier than ever for teachers to produce differentiated curriculum resources and create a classroom of independent, enthusiastic learners. What’s new in Clicker 7? The latest version of Clicker is more accessible, user-friendly and customisable than ever before. Clicker 7 helps every child to play an active role in their own learning and offers complete support throughout the writing process. Educational Reading Software Program Read Write & Type! Wilson Language Training. Bright Solutions for Dyslexia. Dyslexia Treatment For Adults & Children Online in Australia. MultiLit helps low-progress readers improve their literacy skills. Understanding Words > Reading Intervention Program.

Learn to Read, Spell and Type with TTRS. Welcome to Units of Sound. Scientific Language Instruction. Elementary : Reading. Multiple intelligences - howard gardners multiple intelligences theory - visual auditory kinesthetic learnings styles VAK model. Multiple intelligences theory Howard Gardner's Multiple Intelligence Theory was first published in Howard Gardner's book, Frames Of Mind (1983), and quickly became established as a classical model by which to understand and teach many aspects of human intelligence, learning style, personality and behaviour - in education and industry.

multiple intelligences - howard gardners multiple intelligences theory - visual auditory kinesthetic learnings styles VAK model

Howard Gardner initially developed his ideas and theory on multiple intelligences as a contribution to psychology, however Gardner's theory was soon embraced by education, teaching and training communities, for whom the appeal was immediate and irresistible - a sure sign that Gardner had created a classic reference work and learning model. Howard Gardner was born in Scranton, Pennsylvania USA in 1943 to German Jewish immigrant parents, and entered Harvard in 1961, where, after Gardner's shift from history into social relations (which included psychology, sociology, and anthropology) he met his early mentor Erik Erikson. Birmingham Grid for Learning - Multiple Intelligences (Secondary)

Welcome to StoryBee. Storynory - Free Audio Stories for Kids. Storyline Online - Where Reading Is Fun! Interactive Story Books online. Children - Download Audiobooks & eBooks for iPhone, Android, Kindle and more! Free Classic AudioBooks. Digital narration for the 21st Century.

Interactive activity finder. BBC Skillswise - BBC Skillswise. TimesTables. Communication 4 All Resources to Support Inclusion This has opened in a separate window - just exit to return to the Numeracy page.

TimesTables

Time Tables Booklet: click the image to download A4 Multiplication square: click the image to download Times tables strategy cards: click the image to download Click on the images to download these resources: Times Tables Posters, 2-12 These posters not available in reversed (Scottish) format. Irlen Dyslexia Centre: Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra. Movie And Television Character Behavior Charts, Free Printable Behavior Charts. Primary Literacy Teaching Resources and Printables. Inference Riddle Game by Phil and David Tulga. Inference Riddles- having fun with inference and prediction - Welcome to my page on inference riddles.

Inference Riddle Game by Phil and David Tulga

It includes my free Inference Riddle Game that you can play right now on your computer. You will also find information on my expanded activity featuring 101 Inference Riddles . If you already have access to the expanded activity, please click here! Inference Riddle Game. The Lexile® Framework for Reading. Welcome. Letters and Sounds. Test your document's readability. When Microsoft Office Outlook and Microsoft Office Word finish checking the spelling and grammar, you can choose to display information about the reading level of the document, including readability scores according to the following tests:

SMOG Readability Calculator. By G. Harry McLaughlin My readability formula SMOG estimates the years of education needed to understand a piece of writing. SMOG is widely used, particularly for checking health messages. A 2010 study in the Journal of The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh calls SMOG the gold standard and concludes that it should be the preferred measure of webpage readability. Tests Document Readability. Readability Test. Contents Readability Tests Gunning Fog, Flesch Reading Ease, and Flesch-Kincaid are reading level algorithms that can be helpful in determining how readable your content is. Reading level algorithms only provide a rough guide, as they tend to reward short sentences made up of short words. Whilst they're rough guides, they can give a useful indication as to whether you've pitched your content at the right level for your intended audience.

[Back to the contents] Test the Readability of a Website. A Free Web & Mobile App for Reading Comfortably — Readability. Phonic Books - Books for Beginner Readers - Books for Reluctant Readers - Decodable Books. Cengage Learning Australia. Publishing fantastic books for dyslexic and struggling readers. Syllable Types and Syllable Division - SchoolTube. Reading from Scratch - Spelling Rules. ENGLISH SPELLING RULES Short and Long Vowels 1. To spell a short vowel sound, only one letter is needed: at red it hot up 2. To spell a long sound you must add a second vowel. The second may be next to the first, in the VVC pattern (boat, maid, cue, etc.) or it may be separated from the first one by a consonant in the VCV pattern (made, ride, tide, etc.). Maid, made, but madder; dine, diner, but dinner.

Spelling the Sound /k/ This sound can be spelled in any one of four ways: 1. c 2. cc 3. k 4. ck 1. 2. 2,128 free teacher resources at TopicBox.net. General Ficition (Story) Writing. Storyplans.pdf. Non-Fiction Writing. A to Z Teacher Stuff Printable Pages and Worksheets. A to Z Teacher Stuff. Cursive Writing. [Age Rating] [Introduction] [Printable Worksheets] Online - Free Map Quiz Games. BBC Bitesize - Dance Mat Typing. Resources - Home. Teaching Resources, Classroom Resources & Lesson Plans - TES Resources. Woodlands Resources - Woodlands Junior School. Words and Pictures - Wordblender Game.

Free activities to directly develop phonemic awareness skills in children and students for parents and teachers. RhymeZone rhyming dictionary and thesaurus. FREE Rhyming Dictionary - Find Rhyming Words in Seconds. John Taylor's Freebies/ Point And Click - Room Escape - Find The Difference - Hidden Object - Play Games For Free. Free Online Hidden Object Games. Google Search Results. Smart Kit: School-Safe Games & Puzzles. I SPY Online Games: Play Free Games. Vision Northwest » Tangram Puzzles. Eye Exercises for Visual Health and School Success.

Visual Perception Activities. Words and Pictures - Starwords Home. Dolch Word. Dinosaurwordsrepeat. SEN Teacher Home Page ⋆ Special Educational Needs. A to Z Teacher Stuff. Dyslexia In Children - Helping Children With Dyslexia. Speech Recognition. Edited by Malcolm Litten. SRS has been around for over 20 years now.

It has had a mixed reputation, partly due to its availability in the early stages of development and partly due to successful use being dependent on the user’s willingness to learn how it is best used and persist through any initial frustrations. There are several versions of SRS available. All of them require careful voice training by the user. There is a free version built-in to Windows Vista, 7 and 8, which can be found in the Ease of Access Centre. The main commercial program is Dragon NaturallySpeaking for use on PCs. There is an entirely different program for use on Apple computers, despite the similarity in name, called Dragon Dictate. There are free app versions of Dragon, called Dragon Dictation for use on tablets and smart phones. iPads (3 or later) now have built-in speech recognition. SRS is now being very successfully used by many people with dyslexia. BDA Technology. Text to Speech (TTS) software speaks the text on the computer screen using a generated voice.

TTS is one of the most powerful technologies for help with reading or writing, particularly if you: Technology support for all dyslexic people.