Dyslexia tutoring: Student Results Case 4
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Case 4, Girl, 8 years 4 months, tutored 1 year 10 months

  test age at assessment test age at reassessment
Auditory memory approx. 5.0 years 11.8
Vocabulary (WISC-III) 7.10 years 10.10 years
Reading accuracy less than 6.0 years 11.5-12.7 years
Reading comprehension 5.4-7.1 years 9.10-11.7 years
Spelling age 5.7 years 10.3 years

Ratio gains

Auditory memory = 3.64; vocabulary = 1.64; reading accuracy = 3.2; reading comprehension = 2.4; spelling = 2.55

Reassessment summary by psychologist

“In just less than 2 years she has progressed from a pre-reader to a child who loves reading and is reading with understanding approximately 2 or 3 years above her chronological age. Her spelling has improved approximately 5 years over the past 2 years. [She] is now an excellent listener; she listens accurately at a level approximately 3 years above her age.”

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