An invaluable resource for many students who struggle with reading and writing is called Premier Assistive Technology software. It is used at school and is also available for free at home. Some of the most commonly used Literacy Tool Products offered are: Universal Reader, Ultimate Talking Dictionary, Talking Calculator and Talking Word Processor.
The website is http://www.premierathome.com/
Go to Log in
Go to the Downloads page. Scroll down to find the Literacy Productivity Pack. This allows complete download of all of the Premier programs available to students/parents on TLDSB network. If you are looking for only a single program, there is access at the top of the page to individual programs. It also has a French language option.