Find out about learning disabilities among school children including dyslexia, attention deficit disorder, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Learn their symptoms and discover how kids with these types of disorders can succeed in school. Includes a self-evaluation test, lesson plans, tips and suggestions for teachers and parents, success stories, and online kids’ artwork gallery. There is a link to eThemes Resources on teaching resources for special education.
Here is a page for kids that explains dyslexia. Click on the highlighted "Learning Disabilities" words in the text to find out what they are and how kids can best learn. Click on the tabs on the right for more articles.
This page has links to a number of articles written by teachers who want to share their experience of teaching kids with ADD. Includes classroom tips and suggestions for parents. NOTE: This site includes ads and has a link to a message board.
This site was created by a Special Education teacher who worked for 30 years helping kids with ADD and ADHD. Explore links on this page for suggestions on how to plan classes for kids with ADD. NOTE: The site includes ads.
This page contains an image gallery with artwork and stories submitted by children with various learning disabilities. This site also provides information about learning disabilities for teachers and parents. Note: This site includes ads and a link to discussion forums.
These sites provide special education teaching resources, lesson plans, information for parents, and classroom activities. Topics include learning disabilities, autism, and subject matter areas. There is a link to eThemes Resource on Teaching Tips: Learning Disabilities.