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Present lists in mindmaps

Strategy 

Mindmaps are a way to break down difficult concepts. Instead of writing a long text, simply draw the key points on a piece of paper and make connections between them.

You can do this by hand or use one of the many tools. Either ones that you installed on your computer or online.

Many dyslexic readers find mindmaps useful as a way of taking notes. They are also very useful when planning to write a complicated text.

Adding a mindmap to a text can help a dyslexic person by presenting the concepts in smaller chunks and giving them more time to process.

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Mindmaps are a way to break down difficult concepts. Instead of writing a long text, simply draw the key points on a piece of paper and make connections between them.

You can do this by hand or use one of the many tools. Either ones that you installed on your computer or online.

Many dyslexic readers find mindmaps useful as a way of taking notes. They are also very useful when planning to write a complicated text.

Adding a mindmap to a text can help a dyslexic person by presenting the concepts in smaller chunks and giving them more time to process.

Resources 

In daily interactions, this behaviour does not require correction. You should be aware of it and not get impatient with the dyslexic person when they mispronounce common things. It only rarely results in misunderstanding, and when it does it is easy to correct it.

In teaching or in other context where accuracy is very important (such as legal proceedings), you can help a dyslexic person by helping them break down the difficult words into chunks. They can also use mnemonic devices such as rhymes to help.

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