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Dyslexia at College by
Call Number: Merchiston Main stock 371.9144 GIL
Publication Date: 1995
Offering useful and practical advice to students about how to get the most from their college experience. It also provides teachers with the information they require in order to meet the needs of those students affected by dyslexia.
The Dyslexic Advantage by
Call Number: Merchiston Main stock 616.8553
In this paradigm-shifting book, neuro-learning experts Drs Brock and Fernette Eide describe an exciting new brain science that reveals that people with dyslexia have unique brain structure and organisation. While the differences are responsible for certain challenges with literacy and reading, the dyslexic brain also gives a predisposition to important skills and special talents.
Study Skills for Students with Dyslexia by
Call Number: Sighthill Main stock 378.170281 HAR
The guidance and tools provided in this book will help you organise and plan your work, improve your skills and boost your confidence. The new edition contains new chapters on critical thinking, making the most of lectures, the latest IT and software references, and a toolkit of downloadable resources to help you plan and study with ease, including templates, planners, tasks and activities, and toolsheets.
The Study Skills Toolkit for Students with Dyslexia by
Call Number: Sighthill, Craiglockhart, & Merchiston 378.170281 GRI
Packed with helpful advice, checklists and templates, this book will help you improve your study skills throughout your time at university. Written in a straightforward, no-nonsense style, the guidance can be broken down into manageable chunks. Issues covered include: procrastination planning your assignment understanding your essay question researching, writing and referencing your written work managing your own well-being.
Understanding Dyslexia: An Introduction for Dyslexic Students in Higher Education by
Call Number: Sighthill and Craiglockhart Main stock 371.914474 HAM . Ebook also available.
Publication Date: 2000
The benefits of knowing that you are dyslexic are talked about in this book. You will find information describing the nature of dyslexia, how this relates to you as an individual and the way in which your assessment report shows that you are dyslexic. There are also sections devoted to making positive use of this information.
Working With Dyscalculia by
Call Number: Craiglockhart Main stock 618.9285889
Compared with dyslexia, very little is known about dyscalculia and the impact on learning basic mathematical skills. Anne Henderson takes readers through a description of the learning difficulty and how to remove barriers to learning numeracy skills.
Shane Lynch: Dyslexia (My Secret Past)
Shane Lynch opens up about a personal secret that has caused him embarrassment and problems throughout his life. The former member of Boyzone gives a valuable insight into dyslexia and explains much about his character
Podcast: Unlocking Dyslexia
This podcast is about dyslexia. It's not about lacking comprehension, having a low IQ or being deprived of a good education. It's about having a really hard time reading.