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Step 4: Choose the Accommodation

Write, Report, and Document

People with learning disabilities might have difficulty with the cognitive or the physical process of writing. Accommodation ideas include:

Cognitive process of writing:
People with learning disabilities might have difficulty organizing a written project, identifying themes or ideas, structuring sentences or paragraphs, or identifying and/or correcting grammar errors.
Physical process of writing:
People with learning disabilities may have difficulty with the physical process of writing. It may be difficult to fill in blanks, bubble in dots, line up numbers or words in a column, on a line, or within a margin. Handwriting may be illegible.
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