Essays about: "students with reading and writing difficulties"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words students with reading and writing difficulties.

  1. 1. “Once upon a time there was a boy named Carl” : A study on the effects of scaffolding on the performance of students with reading and writing difficulties

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Elin Boström; [2018]
    Keywords : English teaching; scaffolding; students with reading and writing difficulties; writing in English; engelskundervisning; stödstrukturer; elever med läs- och skrivsvårigheter; skriva på engelska;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate what difficulties Swedish students with reading and writing difficulties may encounter when they write texts in English. A teaching experiment was done to see whether scaffolding, a process where the teacher shows the overall structure of e.g. READ MORE

  2. 2. ”Dyslexia Becomes a Disability When Learning Differences are Overlooked” : A Case Study of English Language Teaching and Dyslexia Provisions in a Swedish Upper Secondary School

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för utbildningsvetenskap (UV)

    Author : Ebba Fredriksen; [2017]
    Keywords : Dyslexia; Swedish upper secondary school; second language; English lesson; provision s; Dyslexi; svenskt gymnasium; andraspråk; engelsklektioner; anspassningar;

    Abstract : Reading and writing difficulties and dyslexia affect how a student performs at school and, thus, their future lives (Borodkin & Faust 2014). This has been known and researched for the past decades (Fletcher 2009). READ MORE

  3. 3. Computer: A tool for assisting students having dyslexia

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Specialpedagogiska institutionen

    Author : Nisha Sharan; [2014]
    Keywords : Dyslexia; Computer as a tool; Special Education; Reading Writing Difficulties; Content Analysis; One-One program; Motivation; Swedish as Second language; SVA;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate how the computer as a tool is helping dyslectic students who have Swedish as a second language in learning. The following questions were formulated: How important is it to diagnose dyslectic students? How does the computer assistance motivates dyslectic students achieve their goals? How easy is it to include dyslectic students in the ordinary class with computer assistance? And in which way does the school and home environments affect dyslectic students who have Swedish as a second language?The sample consisted of four dyslectic students, 13 to 15 year olds who have Swedish as a second language. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dyslexia:Assessment and Examination of Dyslexic Students, Dyslexi: Bedömning och Examination av dyslektiska elever.

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Helena Johansson; [2012]
    Keywords : Dyslexia; assessment; examination; reading and writing difficulties;

    Abstract : The purpose of this degree project is to address the issue of dyslexia in the language classroom. It explores how teachers understand, address and work with dyslexia in relation to assessment and examination. READ MORE

  5. 5. The weak language learner : a study of ways of taking weak language learners into consideration in class

    University essay from Växjö universitet/Institutionen för humaniora

    Author : Susanna Axelsson; [2007]
    Keywords : weak language learner; foreign language learning; learning difficulties.;

    Abstract : English is taught as a compulsory second language in Swedish schools and is one of three core subjects needed to be passed in order to receive a leaving certificate. Statistics show that 6.9% of the students do not aquire proficiency enough to receive a G (pass) in English in grade nine. READ MORE