Being open with a child about why they are struggling at school is important. You may not want to give them a label like "dyslexia" and avoid using this word. Yet a child knowing they are dyslexic can give them more confidence. Rather than them being labelled as stupid, or lazy. There is a clear reason for why they struggle.
Dyslexia can be confusing, even scary for a child. Yet it comes with may positives, it can be a super-power. Use the cards below to explain dyslexia to your child. Show them what they can achieve and build their confidence by focusing on things the child is good at.
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