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What are the signs of Dyslexia?

What to Look For

What are the signs of Dyslexia?

A quick method of determining whether a more detailed investigation of possible dyslexia is sensible is to use an indicator checklist – such as the ones provided below.

Look at the indicators for the age of the person you are thinking about. Also look at the indicators for the younger child.  Do these still apply?  Did some apply when the person was younger? If several indicators are present, further investigation is advisable. If your family has a history of dyslexia it is more likely that your child also has dyslexia.

Signs of dyslexia in Preschool

A preschool child may:

Signs of dyslexia in a Primary School child

A primary school age child may:

The role of schools in supporting a dyslexic individual

How to spot dyslexia in Secondary School pupils

A secondary school age child may have:

What are the signs of dyslexia in adults?

In addition to earlier characteristics, some of which may still persist, the following signs may indicate dyslexia in an adult: