Dyslexia Memory Software
Memory & Study Skills Computer Teaching Programs…
Many dyslexic individuals experience short term memory problems. An excellent way to increase and strengthen your memory is by playing memory games. The following software recommendations focus on building a stronger memory and improving cognitive skills. Many of these games are created specifically for individuals with dyslexia and most of the software can be ordered and easily downloaded. In addition, the UK (www.dyslexic.com) offers an excellent array of memory game options designed specifically for people with dyslexia.
By Lucid Research Ltd
Price: $29.95 (download)
http://www.memory-booster.com Memory Booster automatically teaches proven memory strategies when the children are ready to learn them and then allows them to be practised with increasingly difficult memory game tasks. The tasks are adaptive so they provide stimulating and challenging practise but not too difficult so that it causes frustration.
by Learning Enhancement Corporation
http://www.brainwareforyou.com/ Cognitive skills are the building blocks by which all learning occurs. BrainWare Safari is the most comprehensive tool that improves students’ cognitive processing skills. Research has shown that BrainWare improves core skills such as attention, visual processing, auditory processing, sensory integration, memory and thinking.
Uk downloadable Price: £48.93
http://www.nessyshop.com Boost your brain power and discover your learning strengths with this complete study skills programme. BrainBooster gives vital strategies for adults and students over 13 years. This essential interactive guide will improve your grades by revealing the secrets of study skills.
By CALSC Ltd
Uk Price: £82.50
Training scheme to improve memory skills and strategies.
People who have dyslexia often have problems with memory, particularly short-term memory. Mastering Memory is a PC program to improve visual and auditory memory. Improved memory helps people with dyslexia gain many skills, but particularly literacy.
It was created by Jane E Mitchell, a speech and language therapist and dyslexia teacher who lectures on the practical applications of memory theory, and is aimed at teachers and therapists who wish to work with pupils on memory improvement.
By Topologika Ltd
Uk Price: £49.00
Developing sequencing skills to help solve logic problems or plan solutions can be difficult for many children with dyslexia. Scally’s World of Problems offers a multi-sensory environment for developing and testing these skills; starting at a very simple level the user must escape from progressively more complicated mazes as solutions are identified and routes are planned.
By Alphabetics Ltd
UK Price: £125.00
There have been a number of programs to teach study skills, but the classic one is Wordswork. Produced by a team who really know their stuff on dyslexia, it is packed with useful …