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Module Reading List

Introduction to Dyslexia, 2017/18, Semester 1
Kay Sidebottom
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Recommended Reading

Du Pré, L., Gilroy D. and Miles T, 2008. Dyslexia at College, Abingdon: Routledge.

Eide B. L. and Eide F.F. 2011. The dyslexic advantage : unlocking the hidden potential of the dyslexic brain, London: Hay House.

Godwin, J. 2012. Studying with Dyslexia, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Goodwin, V and Thomson B. 2012. Making dyslexia work for you, London: Routledge.

Hargreaves S. (ed.) 2007. Study skills for dyslexic students. London: Sage.

Hulme, C and Snowling M.J., 2009. Developmental disorders of language, learning and cognition ISBN: 9780631206125 (pbk.) : £19.99; 9780631206118 (hbk.) : £49.99; 0631206116 (hbk.) : £49.99; 0631206124 (pbk.) : £19.99. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell. Chapters 4, 5, 6, and 7      

Klingberg T. 2013. The learning brain : memory and brain development in children New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 73-85.

The Open University 2008. Studying with Dyslexia, Milton Keynes: The Open University.

Pavey B., Meehan M. and Davies S. 2013. The dyslexia-friendly teacher's toolkit : strategies for teaching students 3-18, London: Sage.

Price G. and Skinner J. 2007. Support for learning differences in higher education : the essential practitioners' manual, Stoke on Trent: Trentham Books.

Reid G. 2009. Dyslexia: A Practitioner’s Handbook (Fourth Edition) Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

Reid G and Wearmouth J. (eds.) 2002. Dyslexia and literacy : an introduction to theory and practice. Chichester: John Wiley.

Snowling M.J. 2000. Dyslexia (Second Edition), Oxford: Blackwell.

Wood T. and Cochrane K. 2009. Understanding and managing dyslexia for dummies, Chichester: Wiley.

(Other secondary sources to be given on a week by week basis as the course proceeds)

Useful Websites

British Dyslexia Association www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/

Dyslexia Action www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk/

This list was last updated on 25/10/2017