1.7.5 Health and wellbeing and dyslexia

Section 1.4 highlights the negative impact on a learner’s confidence and mental health which unsupported and unidentified dyslexia can have.

Activity 19

Complete the sentence below.

All staff have a responsibility to develop, reinforce and extend learning

a. 

for literacy skills


b. 

however, staff would be advised to focus mainly on literacy and do not need to evaluate how good their support is for numeracy and health and wellbeing.


c. 

for health and wellbeing, literacy and numeracy. This includes supporting learners who have additional support needs.


d. 

for health and wellbeing, literacy and numeracy. Supporting learners who have additional support needs such as dyslexia is the responsibility of specialist staff.


The correct answer is c.

Now try the Formative quiz 1 [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)]   to consolidate your knowledge and understanding from this section. Completing the quizzes is part of gaining the digital badge, as explained in the module overview.

Now go to Curriculum and assessment

1.7.4 Health and Wellbeing