Strategy #4 – Written Expression

Children with Dyslexia have difficulty organizing and expressing their thoughts.  It is best to allow them to use age appropriate vocabulary and grammar.

1 – Find an alternative to writing a report

  •    they could create a video. This is an area where many children with dyslexia can excel.
  • they can present to the class. While they are very shy about reading in front of a class, if it’s a topic that interests them, they will be able to present by memory, in their own words.
  • you can also put children in a group to present. This way they can bounce ideas off each other and collaborate.
  • They could present an interview, with questions about the topic or answers to assess their comprehension of the topic being studied




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