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The Math Handbook for Students with Math Difficulties, Dyscalculia, Dyslexia or ADHD

(Grades 1-7)

by Helmy Faber

Paperback eBook PDF

Publisher: Universal-Publishers
Pub date: 2017
Pages: 132
ISBN-10: 1627341064
ISBN-13: 9781627341066
Categories: Research & AdministrationEducationMathematics


The Math Handbook has been developed for students with Dyscalculia and others who are struggling with mathematics. The book is based upon the Singapore Primary Mathematics curriculum, as well as the International Math curriculum. More than twenty topics are covered and explained step by step through visual representation to convey mathematical concepts. It has been specially developed for:
• Students who have been diagnosed with Dyscalculia; other terms may include Mathematics Learning Disability, or Mathematics Disorder
• Students who have been diagnosed with Dyslexia; as according to research more than fifty percent of those experience difficulties with mathematics. Some students may have Dyslexia and Dyscalculia as co-existing disorders
• Students diagnosed with ADHD; as they may struggle with mathematics. Some students may have ADHD and Dyscalculia as co-existing disorders.
• Students who have difficulties in learning Mathematics
• Slow learners
• Teens/Adults who have severe Math Difficulties or Dyscalculia

Students will gain more confidence in mathematics, become more independent and produce better results. This book will provide them with an opportunity to experience success and maintain a positive attitude towards math. It is suitable to be used in combination with Educational Therapy or remedial intervention in Math that students with dyscalculia or Math difficulties need. An assessment conducted by a psychologist is essential and early interventions are most effective.

About the Author

Helmy Faber is a Developmental Psychologist/Educational Therapist who has many years of experience working with students who have learning differences, especially in mathematics.