Free Dyslexia Help and Advice

Dyslexia Specialist Gilda Westermann is holding free help and advice sessions for parents, adults, teenagers and children in Inverness Library on Saturday 2 December 10.00am – 12.30pm.
The sessions are for anyone concerned about dyslexia and dyscalculia.
Drop in at any time!
For more information call 01349 671394 or e-mail

Sir Jackie Stewart on Dyslexia

Jackie Stewart describes himself as an “extreme dyslexic”, but he has been incredibly successful, in spite of his miserable experience at school. Watch this BBC video for his insights and advice.


Handwriting Practice

This is a great resource that creates worksheets which can be used by pupils to practice and improve their hand-writing skills. The worksheets can be adapted to suit the writing ability of the pupils. Additionally, as any text can be used to produce the worksheet, they can be tailored to the interests of the pupil.

To access the resource, click on the link to the website above then, under the English Language menu, select Handwriting Practice.