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As children mature and become adults their "Dyslexia" doesn't go away; they hopefully learn to work with it and accommodate themselves.
Other children are not so lucky. Some are successful adapting to a left-brained world and others are plagued with their "learning differences" having no guidance to deal with them. The first step is to know what these issues and traits of "Dyslexia" are and then strategize a plan to work with them.
A lot of these indicators or traits occur with other health and mental issues or personality types that are not Dyslexia. What we list here however are common to Dyslexics as an overall group of indicators. The "big picture" is Dyslexics are dominant right brain learners and thinkers in a society that reflects and respects the thinking processes of the left brain.
This list of indicators and traits are about the particular view of the world common to righties that can create issues for them. This is not to say that being a left-brain thinker is better. They have their weaknesses and limitations with certain types of processing also.
We are trying to help you determine if your child might be Dyslexic so that you can begin to understand them better and learning to show them how to use their right brain thinking style and gifts effectively, brilliantly and successfully in a left brain world.
There is no definitive test for Dyslexia. No child will have all these issues but you are looking for a clear pattern of traits occurring in the different sections listed below that indicate considering that the child is Dyslexic.
Some Dyslexic children are delayed talkers and do not start speaking until as late as three or four years of age. It is not unusual for them to suddenly start talking over a short period of time and will be speaking in full sentences soon after they start.
A child should get a hearing test to rule out hearing problems if they are only saying a few words and often incorrectly after three years of age or for other delayed development problems.
Other Dyslexic children can start talking very early, at about one year of age, and even in full grammatically correct sentences. The high intelligence that often comes with being right-brained dominant is usually noted at this early age through their use of language and pictures, but not necessarily letters and numbers.
Dyslexic children sometimes lisp or stutter. Phonemic awareness problems can be one of the reasons for this or difficulty "finding their words". Dyslexics are predominantly "picture thinkers" so at times, especially when young, they will struggle to find the right words to say.
They can mix up sounds in multi-syllabic words such as "pasghetti" for spaghetti, "aminal" for animal more so than the average child. They can have difficulty learning the names of letters or the sounds of the alphabet, numbers, days of the week, colors, shapes or how to spell and write their name.
This is the beginning of them having difficulties with understanding certain types of abstract concepts versus concrete.10 Rules for Writing Numbers and Numerals By Michael - 2 minute read. How do you express numbers in your writing? When do you use figures (digits) and when do you write out the number in words (letters)?
For smaller numbers you can spell them out though, like “five percent” or “two percent.”.
G. K. Chesterton’s collection What’s Wrong With The World surprisingly does not open with “this is going to take more than one book.”. In fact, he is quite to-the-point about exactly what he thinks the problem is: Now, to reiterate my title, this is what is wrong.
Unless you are typing on an actual typewriter, you no longer have to put two spaces after a period. I love you, fellow middle-aged folks, but please stop.
Dyslexia: Causes Types Problems. DYSLEXIC PROBLEMS & TRAITS IN CHILDREN & ADULTS. Traits of Dyslexia start being obvious by age three and although can often be mistaken for a normal development time table that is different for all children, clusters of these issues can start to stand out . When do I spell out numbers and when do I write them out?
—Kevin T. A: Most writers—including me—took on this artistic profession for three reasons: We’re creative, we love to read and, most important, we want to avoid numbers at all costs.
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