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Other factors that may affect literacy development


Dyslexia may not always be the cause for a child's reading and spelling difficulties.   What looks like dyslexia, may not always be dyslexia. There are some significant factors that may affect a child's acquisition of literacy skills and school attainments in reading and writing.  As a parent, you need to consider these factors honestly: