Learn more about dyslexia so you can make learning fun
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Learn more about dyslexia so you can make learning fun

This 6 part module explains dyslexia, the common challenges that people with dyslexia experience, and strategies to help
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Created by Robyn Papworth
Last updated 4/2015
English
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand how our brain experiences the world around us
  • Understand the characteristics of dyslexia
  • Be able to identify different learning styles
  • Be able to identify strengths and challenges for people with dyslexia
  • Understand basic strategies to help people with dyslexia at school
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Requirements
  • Learners will need a piece of paper and pen
  • Learners will need a comfortable chair to sit in
  • Learners should come to the training session with a desire to help people who have a learning difficulty
Description

This 6 part module covers the topics of dyslexia, common challenges that people with dyslexia experience, simple and fun strategies that can be applied at home or school to not just assist with reading and writing but to also assist with communication, confidence, motor skills, behaviour, and learning.

After completing this module you will learn that dyslexia is a language disorder that does not just impact a person's ability to read and write.

You will learn how the brain is involved in dyslexia and what strategies a parent, teacher or therapist can implement to help an individual with dyslexia.



Who is the target audience?
  • Teachers who have students with learning difficulties
  • Education students who are learning
  • Parents of children or adults with dyslexia
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Curriculum For This Course
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Dyslexia Making Learning Fun
7 Lectures 01:09:10

This 12 minute lecture is part one of the Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun module.

After completion of this lecture you will gain an understanding about me, as well as what your learning style is and what different types of learning styles there are.

Preview 12:42

This 6 minute lecture is part two of the Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun module.

After completion of this lecture you will have an understanding of the characteristics of dyslexia.

Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun - What is Dyslexia?
06:54

This 12 minute lecture is part three of the Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun module.

During this lecture you will learn about phonological processing, how we read, how we write, and how having a language disorder can impact our ability to learn and communicate.

Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun - How do we communicate?
12:36

This 17 minute lecture is part four of the Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun module.

During this lecture you will learn about the visual, auditory, social, behavioural, sensory, motor planning, and learning challenges that people with dyslexia face on a day to day basis.

Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun - Common challenges for people with dyslexia
15:42

This 9 minute lecture is part five of the Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun module.

During this lecture you will learn simple and enjoyable strategies that can help people with dyslexia and other learning difficulties at school, home and work.

Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun - Simple & fun strategies for people with dyslexia
09:45

This 11 minute lecture is part six, and the final part, of the Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun module.

This lecture provides information that can be helpful for students, teachers, and parents. Our strategies are intended to be simple and cause minimal disruption to the normal day to day running of a classroom.

Dyslexia: Making Learning Fun - Classroom based strategies
11:10

With this quick quiz we would like to find out your level of understanding for dyslexia before completing this module.

Measuring your level of understanding before completing this module
1 question

This quiz assesses your level of understanding of learning styles.

Learning Styles
1 question

This quiz assesses your level of understanding for strategies that may help people with dyslexia.

Strategies that can help people with dyslexia
1 question

Thank you for your participation in our online training program.

We hope you gained a new perspective for people with dyslexia and we also hope that you enjoyed learning about the content that can help you to understand and provide strategies for people with dyslexia.

If you have any questions about our training program please email us at admin@move4health.com.au

Congratulations on completing this module.



Thank you for participating
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About the Instructor
Robyn Papworth
4.6 Average rating
16 Reviews
458 Students
4 Courses
Exercise Physiologist

I am an Exercise Physiologist with over 5 years experience running my own business and helping individuals to improve their health, fitness, pain management, and productivity.

I specialise in helping people with chronic health conditions, brain injury, and conditions such as autism, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, multiple sclerosis, etc.

For the past 3 years I have also been specialising in workplace health programs where I improve the health and productivity of workers by adjusting their workstation ergonomics, running healthy life exercise programs at workplaces, and also running staff training programs to make workers more aware about the importance of their health.