Get your child writing… and focus on the skills that matter most! Thanks to dyslexia, your child has some catching up to do, so let’s get started with skills that will make the biggest impact.
Timing is everything – it’s a sprint, not a marathon.
Preventing failure… Giving the freedom to succeed
Focusing on the highest priorities
Making writing much more fun
This video on dyslexia is for any parent wanting to know how to help a dyslexic child at school and at home with their writing skills.
Motivating a dyslexic child takes some persistence and trial and error with different strategies, and this free dyslexia video series and the paid dyslexia videos are a great place to start. It’s really important to know when to persevere with a writing strategy for your child and when to pull back and choose a more important battle. Helping your dyslexic child to write well is absolutely vital for the rest of their time at school, so by making it easier for your child to improve in written skills, you are setting their capability for full success in other areas of school. Remember that when it comes to motivating dyslexic children, they need optimism and to believe that things will improve. Without that, everything else will be so much more difficult. This video on dyslexia is a fantastic place to start if you want to know how to help your own child.