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The word gobblers : a handbook for parents working with children struggling to read  Cover Image Book Book

The word gobblers : a handbook for parents working with children struggling to read / Catherine Matthias ; Illustrated by Joan Gilbert.

Matthias, Catherine, (author.). Gilbert, Joan, (illustrator.).

Summary

Summary:

"The Word Gobblers is a handbook for parents who witness their child struggling to read and write. The book begins by explaining what the signs of Irlen Syndrome are. It then provides a questionnaire designed to alert you to what behaviors to watch for in your child. This is followed by exercises to help you determine if you should take the next step--having your child evaluated by a Certified Irlen Syndrome Screener. The Word Gobblers will also show you a few modifications you can make immediately to ease your child's symptoms and discomfort"-- Provided by publisher.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9780757005022
  • ISBN: 0757005020
  • Physical Description: xi, 83 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Garden City Park : Square One Publishers, [2021]

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
How to use this book -- What is Irlen Syndrome? -- What are your child's symptoms? -- What does your child see? -- Exercises on white and colored paper. -- It's not your child's fault. -- The next step.
Subject: Reading (Elementary)
Vision disorders in children.
Perceptual disorders.
Learning disabled children > Identification.
Parent and child.
Irlen Syndrome.
Learning disabled children > Identification.
Parent and child.
Reading (Elementary)
Vision disorders in children.
Genre: Handbooks.
Handbooks and manuals.

Currently available copies

  • 2 / 2 copies available at PINES (Show)
  • 2 / 2 copies available at Newton County Library System

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      Covington Branch Library
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      Porter Memorial Branch Library
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