Secondary school Toolkit

Secondary Toolkit Preface
This Toolkit contains resources for those working in the Secondary Sector. It is intended to be a starting/familiarisation point on the topic of Dyslexia/Literacy.
After using these resources we strongly recommend that you try our Self Assessments and proceed from there at the relevant level for your personal needs, as advised.

Resources: 

Webcast 1: Understanding Dyslexia and Other Literacy Difficulties Viewed

A 24 minute webcast contains valuable information on the definition of dyslexia with some practical strategies

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Webcast 2: Sir Jim Rose on Dyslexia and the Simple View of Reading Viewed

A 14 minute webcast presented by Sir Jim Rose gives an understanding of Dyslexia and the Simple View of Reading.

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Webcast 3: Simple View of Reading with Strategies Viewed

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Video on dyslexia Viewed

Part of Toolkits

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List of websites useful for secondary education Viewed

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Indicators of Dyslexia Viewed

Read the BDA website pages on indicators of dyslexia including schools through further and higher education

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A Framework for Understanding Dyslexia Viewed

A Framework for Understanding Dyslexia - Theories of dyslexia

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Exploring ways to get dyslexic students excited about reading Viewed

A video for Teaching Assistants which discusses ways to support pupils with dyslexia

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Secondary SEN - Dyslexia Friendly Classroom Viewed

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The Assessing Dyslexia Toolkit for Teachers Viewed

The Assessing Dyslexia Toolkit for Teachers is an online resource from Dyslexia Scotland, equally useful for those working in other UK schools:

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1
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The Daily Mathematics Lesson Viewed

The Daily Mathematics Lesson: Guidance to Support Pupils with Dyslexia & Dyscalculia. DfES 0512/2001

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Common indicators of dyslexia in adults Viewed

Difficulties often associated with dyslexia in teenagers and adults

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Treasure Hunt Viewed

Activity to introduce the key resources in The Framework

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Animal school Viewed

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