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Dyslexia

Lyla: “If I wasn’t dyslexic I wouldn’t be me, I am what you see”

With the right support people with dyslexia can achieve incredible things. Check out this poem by a pupil called Lyla.

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Dyslexia

Just found out you’ve got dyslexia? Get advice from young people who know how you’re feeling….

We love this letter written by two pupils who wanted to help other young people who have found out they have dyslexia.

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Dyslexia

1 in 10 people have dyslexia in Scotland

What do Keira Knightley, Steven Spielberg and Jamie Oliver have in common? They all have dyslexia.

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Dyslexia

Feeling judged for having dyslexia

“When I used to read a book it was like the words were jumping all over the place.” A film by I am Me Scotland.


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Recommended books

Alexia Casales tells us about her book The Bone Dragon and having dyslexia

 

Have you read The Bone Dragon? For a young woman with dyslexia and dyspraxia who only learnt to read when she was 10 years old, the author Alexia Casale is an amazing example of how, with the right support, all things are possible.

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Disability

Have trouble reading books?

Books for All can help you get books and other learning materials in accessible, alternative formats.

Ask a teacher to check out the Books for All website.