This book emphasises what works in the classroom for children with specific learning difficulties
The effective teachers guide to dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties, practical strategies
This book by Michael Farrell covers specific learning difficulties such as dyslexia, dyspraxia and dyscalculia. Children with such difficulties need a high level of understanding, encouragement and support from their teacher in order to achieve their full potential in an inclusive environment. It offers the classroom teacher practical advice, information and enlightenment that will help them to bridge the gap between theory and practice and equip them with a range of strategies with which to tackle everyday classroom situations. It expertly guides the reader through legal and policy contexts. It gives an explanation of terms and definitions, interventions and rationale, and teaching approaches related to different curriculum subjects.