Dyslexia Awareness Week Scotland 2021
Dyslexia Awareness week and the benefits of research to raise awareness.
2nd September 2021 A new school year has begun for many in the UK. With relaxation of some COVID restrictions, there may a glimpse of what school life maybe like post lockdowns whilst we learn to ‘life with’ covid? The effects of the pandemic have been horrific and well documented throughout in the media. TheContinue reading “Social and Emotional Learning”
Developing self confidence in children.
30th June 2021 I have been writing this weekly blog since September 2020, I do hope it has been of some help. I have decided to take a summer holiday away from writing for 2 weeks, to relax and unwind and have family fun. Come rain or shine my plans are to have no plans.Continue reading “Lateral Thinking”
25th June 2021 It’s that time of year again when children are experiencing big changes in their life whatever age they maybe. For some it maybe their last day in Primary School or Secondary School. For others, it maybe results time for University students. I wish you all the best of luck. Emotions will beContinue reading “Early Dyslexia Identification”
17th June 2021 A few days ago the Queens birthday Honours list was announced. As stated within Gov.Uk: ‘Caring Nation’ ‘The Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2021 demonstrates the extraordinary efforts made by individuals in all four nations of the United Kingdom during the pandemic. The List includes those who have worked throughout the crisis, puttingContinue reading “A Creative Resilient Dyslexic”
10th June 2021 This week ‘Football Fever’ has begun! With Euro 2020 beginning tomorrow, 11th June, there will be a month long non stop football watching madness in this household. Not by me I hasten to add, but I will be patriot during the England matches. BBC and ITV will be sharing the broadcasting ofContinue reading “Football and Dyslexia”
4th June 2021 Volunteers’ Week is a time to say thanks for the contribution millions of people make across the UK through volunteering. That week takes place each year between the 1st to the 7th June. This weeks blog is therefore dedicated to all those volunteers in the Uk and overseas that give their time toContinue reading “Volunteering in the Dyslexia Community”
26th May 2021 How much do you really know about dyslexia? If you played the word association game, one person says a word and you say the first word that immediately comes to mind. What would your reply be to the word ‘dyslexia’? Give it a go, I would love to hear of your responses.Continue reading “Dyslexia: A different way of thinking”