Dyslexia and Design & Technology by Frances Ranaldi


Dyslexia and Design & Technology by Frances Ranaldi

This practical guide will help busy teachers and learning support staff present the design technology curriculum in a way that will make it accessible to dyslexic pupils and create a more flexible and positive learning environment. Drawing upon her experience as a designer, teacher and mother of two dyslexic children, and also as a dyslexic learner herself, the author: * dispels myths about the difficulties faced by dyslexic learners * explains the variety of learning difficulties that they experience * highlights the help that they need to access their potential * gives an insight into issues relating to craft and design * offers flexible strategies and solutions that can be used in the classroom or workshop.

About the Author

Frances Ranaldi la a secondary school teacher of Design Technology and a qualified designer with a personal insight into dyslexia.

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104 pages


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Publication date

20th November 2003



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