Reading Development and Disorders

How many illiterate humans are there worldwide?
775 million
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Which language has vowels as well as consonants in the alphabet?
Korean
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At what age can infants no longer discriminate phonemes that don't appear in their native language?
12 months
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What do reading readiness programmes focus on?
Metalinguistic awareness
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What do emerging literacy programmes focus on?
Communication and expression
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What is it called to move from guessing to sequential decoding?
Selective visual association
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What happens during the cipher stage?
Start to pay attention to the alphabetic principle
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What is the best predictor of later reading skills?
Phonological awareness
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What is not a problem for the effect of storybooks on reading skills?
Children become distracted by the story itself, making it difficult for them to learn
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What does the reading approach of phonics emphasise?
Teaching grapheme-phoneme correspondence
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What does the reading approach of whole-word instruction emphasise?
Building the lexicon without strengthening the grapheme-phoneme rule system
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In what type of dyslexia, are people worse at reading irregular words but better at regular and non-words
Surface
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In what type of dyslexia, are people worse at reading unfamiliar words and non-words but better at reading familiar words?
Phonological and deep
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In what type of dyslexia, is the direct route damaged?
Surface
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In what type of dyslexia, is the indirect route damaged?
Phonological
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What is the most common type of dyslexia?
Developmental
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