Happy Saturday, friends!
If you have been following the Tally Tales social media outlets, then you have seen daily posts about dyslexia this month. I am sharing a Week 2 "recap" here!
First, watch this short video!
“This animation seeks to preempt misconceptions among young audiences by shedding light on the real challenges dyslexic children face whilst also acknowledging their strengths and potential.”
Now, scroll through the images and videos below to learn some interesting facts about dyslexia and discover another famous dyslexics!
Did you know that Henry Winkler is also an author? Inspired by the life experiences of Winkler, whose undiagnosed dyslexia made him a classic childhood underachiever, the Hank Zipzer series is about the high-spirited and funny adventures of a boy with learning differences. This is a great book series to share with your children!
Learn more about this book series here: https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/series/HAZ/hank-zipzer
Here's the link you need to access this free resource available through the International Dyslexia Association: https://dyslexiaida.org/ida-dyslexia-handbook/
Did you know Tim Tebow, who is dyslexic, has written multiple books, including a children's book? About the book, Bronco and Friends: A Party to Remember - It's all about reminding kids of their value and worth while also making sure they know that they were specifically created by God.
Watch the following brief interview to learn more about Tim Tebow's perspective on his dyslexia and the message he wants this book to convey to children!:
This has been the second week of a month-long campaign to raise awareness for dyslexia through daily insights, myth-busters, and resources! Follow along for more, all month long!