Screening & Literacy Assessment

For areas across Lancashire.

dyslexia screening from Dyslexia Direct Services

Screening for Dyslexia

The screening process is offered to give an indication of whether or not a pupil has dyslexia. It includes a computer dyslexia screener and the gathering of background information. A short report of strengths and weaknesses is provided with general advice on how to support areas of weakness and suggested activities are given. The screening session lasts about 1 hour.

Literacy Skills Assessment

This is an assessment and analysis of a pupil's literacy skills including reading, spelling and writing attainment, identifying strengths and weaknesses, recommendations and suggested resources.