Mathematics for Dyslexics: Including Dyscalculia, 3rd Edition discusses the factors that contribute to the potential difficulties many dyslexic learners may have with mathematics, and suggests ways of addressing these difficulties. The first chapters consider the theoretical background. The later chapters look at practical methods, which may help dyslexic learners. The book is designed to be comprehensive and to help teachers, support assistants, and parents understand the learner and to learn a range of skills and thus develop confidence and competence in working with dyslexic pupils.A child who has difficulties with reading will be disadvantaged, perhaps more than we might think, in a subject that is usually considered to be less intensive in its use of ... (The paper is also a useful source of references for research into word problems.) ... These involved shopping list problems and pictograph problems.
|Title||:||Mathematics for Dyslexics|
|Author||:||Steve Chinn, Richard Ashcroft|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2006-11-02|