Date posted: July 30, 2015
Dyscalculia refers to a wide range of life-long learning disabilities involving math. The following video is outlines some of the indicators and offers tips on what to do to help. While it was designed for parents, the video is a good introduction to dyscalculia for anyone.
The Decoda Library has resources on dyscalculia, including Bird’s Overcoming Difficulties with Number and The Dyscalculia Resource Book. To borrow either of these books, email firstname.lastname@example.org .
We also have a growing number of math game resources (books and manipulatives) available. You can find them in our library catalogue https://bvay.bc.catalogue.libraries.coop/eg/opac/home?locg=487 – search by the subject ‘Games in mathematics education’.