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British Dyslexia Association

British Dyslexia Association

Associazione Italiana Dislessia | AID Associazione Italiana Dislessia Letters and Sounds Test for Dyslexia: 37 Common Traits – Dyslexia the Gift Most dyslexics will exhibit about 10 of the following traits and behaviors. These characteristics can vary from day-to-day or minute-to-minute. The most consistent thing about dyslexics is their inconsistency. General: Dyslexic children and adults can become avid and enthusiastic readers when given learning tools that fit their creative learning style. Vision, Reading, and Spelling: Complains of dizziness, headaches or stomach aches while reading.Confused by letters, numbers, words, sequences, or verbal explanations.Reading or writing shows repetitions, additions, transpositions, omissions, substitutions, and reversals in letters, numbers and/or words.Complains of feeling or seeing non-existent movement while reading, writing, or copying.Seems to have difficulty with vision, yet eye exams don’t reveal a problem.Extremely keen sighted and observant, or lacks depth perception and peripheral vision.Reads and rereads with little comprehension.Spells phonetically and inconsistently.

Settimana Europea della Dislessia 2017 | DSA TRENTINO ICT & Literacy - Neil Lynch ICT Some great ideas on how to use technology in literacy **** An GREAT idea from ilearntechnology!! using capzels as an online interactive hi tech reading record- Because Capzles has the capability of adding audio, photos, and text, it would be the perfect place to record students reading throughout the year. As you assess student reading through reading records, record the students using a program such as Gabcast , Gcast , Audacity , or Garageband. Take a digital picture of the student reading. BrainNook is an online virtual world that helps children develop Maths and English skills while interacting and competing with other kids. Voki lets students create custom characters that they can personalize and make speak. Collborative writing using Google Docs 1. Magazine templates Issuu Zinepal Letterpop Youblisher Bookemon Simplebooklet 1.

Hunger Headaches - Causes, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment For everything we do to our bodies, be it good or bad, there are ramifications. When we supply our body with the correct nutritional needs, along with a balance of proper vitamins and minerals then we are rewarded with a fully equipped, optimal operating machine. When we neglect to eat right or we allow our body to become dehydrated, then there are adverse consequences in store. Hunger headaches are one of these negativities. For those who aren’t familiar with these headaches, we will provide you with some competent and cohesive information that will enlighten you and allow you to learn how to avoid these horrific maladies. What are Hunger Headaches? The headache is a common malady, and there isn’t one who has gone and never encountered at least one in one form or another. Hunger headaches can even be brought on if you’re a big time coffee drinker and you’re suddenly trying to cut back on your caffeine intake. High Carbohydrate Intake and Hunger Headaches Combatting Hunger Headaches

SEN Teacher Home Page ⋆ Special Educational Needs Mr Williams' Pupil Pages | A site to share learningMr Williams' Pupil Pages | A site to share learning Why Does it Burn to Breathe While Exercising? Just about every type of exercise entails an increased need for oxygen and, therefore, an increase in ventilation, or breathing. As fuel demands increase -- particularly in sustained, high-intensity aerobic activities such as running, cycling, or swimming -- both the rate and depth of breathing increase as the body strives to supply more oxygen to the working muscles. As a result, many people experience a burning sensation in their lungs and windpipe and may become alarmed. A variety of factors affect the degree to which people experience this sensation. This video file cannot be played. If you are new to exercising or coming back from a long layoff, your body is not yet accustomed to the rigors of intense activity, causing you to breathe harder when exerting energy. Many people whose lungs burn while they breathe during exercise note that this condition gets worse in cold weather -- especially when the air is dry, as it often is in winter. Lose Weight.

DSA: le novità dalla Settimana nazionale della Dislessia - Mamamò Dal 2 all’8 di ottobre si è svolta la seconda edizione della Settimana Nazionale della Dislessia, organizzata dall’Associazione Italiana Dislessia, in concomitanza con la European Dyslexia Awareness Week, promossa dalla European Dyslexia Association (EDA). Molte le novità sui DSA anche in ambito tecnologico. DSA? Diverse strategie di apprendimento Il titolo della manifestazione ha voluto mettere l’accento sulle potenzialità di questi bambini e ragazzi: “DSA? È per questo che, nella Settimana Nazionale della Dislessia, sono stati i ragazzi i veri protagonisti dell’evento, attraverso iniziative rivolte a loro e alle loro famiglie: attività ludico-laboratoriali, testimonianze di giovani dislessici e sperimentazione, da parte dei genitori, di strategie didattiche e compensative. Dislessia 2.0: la piattaforma di supporto a genitori e insegnanti Numerose le novità presentate anche dal punto di vista tecnologico. Dal portale Dislessia 2.0 si può accedere a tre strumenti utili:

Why Vaping to Quit Smoking Was A Huge Mistake In 2015, my now-and-then smoking habit had crept up to two or three cigarettes per day, and a lot more when I was drinking. After one tobacco-laden weekend resulted in a full week of phlegm and coughing, I felt like I had to do something. I was working in Times Square at the time. From the window outside my cubicle, I was face to face with video billboard playing the painfully hip new commercial from the e-cigarette company Juul. (Related: Not exercising could be deadlier than smoking, study finds) E-cigarettes have been around since 2003 and we still don’t know much about their health effects or safety. Cigarettes might be the least controversial enemies of your health. Enter e-cigarettes, which were new, high-tech, and came with no proven health risks. (Related: Is sugar the new smoking?) That was my train of thought, anyway. When people voiced health concerns, I came to my Juul’s defense. (Related: How to quit smoking forever) It was the wrong one. It’s just too easy. by Men's Health US

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