50 Useful Apps For Students With Reading Disabilities Whether you’re the parent of a child with a reading disability or an educator that works with learning disabled students on a daily basis, you’re undoubtedly always looking for new tools to help these bright young kids meet their potential and work through their disability. While there are numerous technologies out there that can help, perhaps one of the richest is the iPad, which offers dozens of applications designed to meet the needs of learning disabled kids and beginning readers alike. Here, we highlight just a few of the amazing apps out there that can help students with a reading disability improve their skills not only in reading, writing, and spelling, but also get a boost in confidence and learn to see school as a fun, engaging activity, not a struggle. Helpful Tools
Brian Marriott's I See Sam Homepage I am proud to introduce . . . The original 1972 I See Sam, early reader books now available online for viewing, download, and printing.(Click here for printing instructions.) Meet Moshi Monsters – the Primary Class Virtual Pets By grahamstanley Moshi Monsters is a virtual pet game and popular safe social network for young kids similar to Club Penguin. The game lets a child adopt a Moshi pet, which they have to look after, feed and play games with. Primary Dyslexia Teaching Resources for Dyslexic Children - Printables for use with dyslexic children Individual Alphabet Letters First 100 High-Frequency Words Handwriting and Pencil Control Confusing Letters and Numbers
Phonics by The Book: Beginning Reader Bible Curriculum - This Reading Mama What is Phonics by The Book? Phonics by The Book is a phonics and sight word curriculum based on God’s Word. It begins on an end of K level and progresses, introducing new phonics skills and sight words. The stories start in the book of Genesis (with creation) and will continue, with various Bible stories, throughout the entire Bible.
monsterproject - Lesson Plans These plans outline some of the activities you might want to include in a monster project. There are more detailed book plans under the Books link. Preparing the Students for Adjective Work A book choice for the first class is Hairy, Scary, Ordinary - What is an Adjective by Brian P Cleary. It prepares the students to think about describing a monster.
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