My Friend Has Dyslexia

Title

My Friend Has Dyslexia

Illustrator

Kristin Sorra

Publisher

Capstone press

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9781404857520

Pages

24 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

My friend Anna has a disability called Dyslexia. But that doesn't matter to us. We play catch, help each other with our homework, and collect food for our local food shelf. I'm glad Anna is my friend! Explains some of the challenges and rewards of having a friend with dyslexia using everyday kid-friendly examples.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

AD560L

Diversity Topics

Racial Diversity; Disability and Health; Interracial; Learning disability; interracial friendship; dyslexia; child with dyslexia

Main Character

male child; female child

Race/Ethnicities

Asian / Black

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

elementary school; homework; friendship; understanding; football; catch; food bank

Diversity Impact

direct

My Friend Has Dyslexia

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