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Dyscalculia

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Dyscalculia

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Dyscalculia

  1. 1. An Overview of: Presented By Melissa Winfield-Corbett
  2. 2. What is Dyscalculia? ‘A condition that affects the ability to acquire arithmetical skills. Dyscalculic learners may have difficulty understanding simple number concepts, lack an intuitive grasp of numbers, and have problems learning number facts and procedures. Even if they produce a correct answer or use a correct method, they may do so mechanically and without confidence.’ -DFE
  3. 3. Warning Signs
  4. 4. Warning Signs by Age
  5. 5. Difficulties Experienced by Students
  6. 6. Example 1
  7. 7. Example 2
  8. 8. Books on Dyscalculia
  9. 9. • http://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/about-dyslexia/ schools-colleges-and-universities/ dyscalculia.html • http://scitechdaily.com/understanding-dyscalculia- and-how-the-brain-processes-numbers/ • http://www.lexxic.com/2/expertise/10/dyscal culia/

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