The BBC has launched an interactive experiece for children which aims to put the player in the shoes of a child with dyslexia. Have a look at the Try Being Me by following this link.
About one in every 10 children has dyslexia.
There’s probably somebody in your class with it – but do you know what it is? My Dyslexic Mind explores what dyslexia is and some of the ways it affects children.
The show’s presented by 12-year-old Ben, who really struggled at school until he found out he had dyslexia.
It’s a learning disability, which means reading and writing are harder than for other kids. It also affects his memory.