High School and College:

  • May read very slowly with many inaccuracies.
  • Continues to spell incorrectly, frequently spells the same word differently in a single piece of writing.
  • May avoid reading and writing tasks.
  • May have trouble summarizing and outlining.
  • May have trouble answering open-ended questions on tests.
  • May have difficulty learning a foreign language.
  • May have poor memory skills.
  • May work slowly.   
  • May pay too little attention to details or focus too much on them.
  • May misread information.
  • May have an inadequate vocabulary.
  • May have an inadequate store of knowledge from previous reading.
  • May have difficulty with planning, organizing, and managing time, materials, and tasks.



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