phonological awareness

Lippity Pippity

Lippity Pippity

by Heidi Nord August 13, 2019

People with dyslexia need multisensory reading instruction.

What does this mean?

Instead of a "Charlie Brown" teacher, "Blah, Blah, Blahing..." in front of the classroom, students are encouraged, no they MUST, see, say, and feel all of the sounds. And, they use their hands, manipulatives, different writing surfaces, and writing tools to assist with their memory.

This video shows how students can start differentiating between certain sounds. Usually just 2 sounds are taught at once, but in this video, many sounds are taught, as it is a demonstation video for teachers.

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A - Z Videos

A - Z Videos

by Heidi Nord August 11, 2019

Here at The Brilliant Dyslexic, as the founder of the company, I believe in the power of dyslexia. When I say dyslexia is a great asset, I really believe it with my whole mind and heart.

All you really need to do is look at most successful people in the world, and they usually wither have dyslexia or ADD/ADHD, or both!

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Common Characteristics of Adult Dyslexia

Common Characteristics of Adult Dyslexia

by Heidi Nord June 19, 2019

Did you know there are roughly 36 million adults in the United States with dyslexia? There are also about 16 million teens and kids with dyslexia. There are some things adults with dyslexia may have issues with in their career.

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Dyslexia Self-Assessment

Dyslexia Self-Assessment

by Heidi Nord May 15, 2019

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