Flashcards in Vision and Reading - Myong Deck (16):
This is the failure to learn to read despite intelligence, educational opportunities, normal sensory development and no emotional disturbance
This is a discrepancy between intelligence and performance
This is a specific type of reading dysfunction with a deficit in an individual's ability to interpret the symbols of written language, due to minimal brain dysfunction or differential brain function.
The 3 component model of vision consist of what?
1. Visual Integrity
2. Visual Information processing
3. Visual Efficiency
Visual integrity consist of what?
1. Eye health
2. Visual Acuity
3. Refractive Status
Visual Efficiency consist of what?
2. Binocular Vision
3. Eye movement skills
Visual Information Processing consist of what?
1. Visual Spatial Skills
2. Visual Analysis skills
3. Visual motor integration skills
Blurred, diplopic, or distorted text can be expected to _____ word processing speed and efficiency, reduce reading rate, and compromise reading comprehension
This provides the capacity to organize, structure, and interpret visual stimuli, giving meaning to what is seen
Visual information processing
Accommodative dysfunctions have been reported to occur in ____ of individuals with vision efficiency problems
60 – 80%
What are the 2 most common vision disorders?
1. Accom. Insuf.
2. Conv. Insuf.
At what age does a child learn to read? What is the emphasis on?
= emphasis on word recognition and recall
At what age does a child read to learn? what is the emphasis on?
- 9 yo
- emphasis on comprehension and speed
What factors are not critical factors during the learning the read stage?
Accommodation and binocular vision
What factor is not as important when reading to learn?