Individuals with dyslexia exhibit a range of reading difficulties.
The IDEACHAIN site focuses on two aspects
of dyslexic individuals' difficulty.
- recognizing words consistently
- organizing thoughts - for understanding,
communicating and being able to get ideas written down coherently
The shapes of letters and words themselves
are visual images. When individuals
begin to immediately recognize patterns of letters (words) it
is much easier to relate specific visual letter patterns to specific
sounds. Mental imaging strengthens the ability to remember the
Imagining ability also helps individuals organize
their thoughts more effectively. It affects how an individual
remembers and relates information orally and in writing.
Use the links to the left to explore MindPrime's IDEACHAIN program.