That's Like Me!: Stories About Amazing People with Learning Disabilities
Star Bright Books
What do a trapeze artist, an Arctic explorer, and a soccer player have in common? Meet the fifteen kids and adults profiled in That s Like Me!, a collection of first-person accounts of successful people who learn differently. Whether it was reading, math, writing, or speech problems, each person shares his or her inspiring story of facing the challenge of school, while pursuing important goals. An invaluable resource list for adults and students included, as well as a place for kids to write their own success stories.
Disability and Health; Learning disability; dyslexia; cognitive processing; attention deficit disorder (ADD); attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); dyscalculia; dysgraphia; dyspraxia
kids in school; learning styles, learning problems; accomodations; talent; perserverence
Lauren, Jill, "That's Like Me!: Stories About Amazing People with Learning Disabilities" (2009). Diverse Families. 1570.