Dyslexia is a learning disability that effects peoples ability to learn through reading, writing and spelling, it is also known to effect peoples memory. The British Dyslexia Association (No date) explains that approximately 10% of the population is affected by dyslexia. Dyslexia effects each person differently, and currently has no specific cause, although is can be genetic.
Dyslexia Runs in Family Trees. Dyslexia is genetic. It runs in family trees. So if you see the warning signs in your child, you may also start to identify other people in your family who have it, as this parent shared. Click here to read, or listen to, this story. http://susanbartondyslexiastories.com/2014/10/05/dyslexia-runs-in-family-trees/
Unicorn Genetics: Dihybrid Crosses (F1 Dihybrid Cross) Worksheet/Activity - This activity in heredity includes two dihybrid crosses for students to complete for four different autosomal traits showing complete dominance. A dyslexia-friendly version of both the worksheets and the answer key is also included for dyslexic students and teachers!