Signs of dyslexia

Signs of dyslexia

Dyslexia is different for everyone. An individual will show signs of dyslexia in an individual way. It can change over the years according to your environment and the demands being made on you.

As well as possible difficulties with reading, spelling and writing, dyslexia can affect organisation, memory, word retrieval and speed of processing.

There may be co-occurring difficulties such as dyspraxia or ADHD.

Below we highlight common indicators of dyslexia which can help you decide if further investigation would be useful.

Signs of dyslexia in the early years

Signs of dyslexia at primary school

Signs of dyslexia at secondary school

Signs of dyslexia in adults