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Down Syndrome Support Group: Handwriting and Assistive Technology

Training will include:

  • Learning about fine and gross motor skills
  • Mark making
  • Prewriting shapes
  • Letter formation
  • Assistive technology available to support handwriting/writing development

Pupils will:

  • benefit from carefully planned support tailored to meet individual needs 


Staff will:

  • have increased confidence to support pupils with their fine motor skills development and mark making with a view to developing their handwriting
  • have an understanding about the variety of assistive technology available to support handwriting/writing development

SENCOs, Teachers, and support staff supporting children with Down Syndrome

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
Date
10th June 2024 (9:30am - 12:00pm)
Venue
SEND Outreach, King's Park Campus, Eltham Palace Road, SE9 5LX
Tutors
SEND Outreach Support Service
Cost
Free to RBG schools

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'WORD UP' Surgery

A drop-in session for staff who are using the Word Up approach with pupils. 

The session can be tailored to meet individuals needs and provide advice, support and resources. 

Practitioners will:

  • have increased confidence in using effective strategies to engage pupils and develop their language and reading

SENCOs, Class Teachers, and Teaching Assistants 

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
Date
10th June 2024 (1:30pm - 3:00pm)
Venue
SEND Outreach, King's Park Campus, Eltham Palace Road, SE9 5LX
Tutors
SEND Outreach Support Service
Cost
Free to RBG schools

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Phonics Programme 'STEPS to Success'

This course will enable all practitioners to deliver a structured, multi-sensory, and cumulative phonics literacy programme.

Training will include reading and spelling theory and principles of effective teaching within the programme.  It will also cover the reassessment process.

Pupils with barriers to learning will:

  • acquire phonic and spelling via a structured, cumulative, multi-sensory learning programme


Practitioners will:

  • benefit from training from experienced dyslexia specialist teachers and understand the best ways to improve reading and spelling outcomes

Settings will:

  • have staff who are trained to deliver a successful teaching programme. STEPS will observe the staff member teaching the programme if requested by school

Teaching Assistants, SENCOs and Parents

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
Date
13th June 2024 (9:00am - 3:35pm)
Venue
SEND Outreach, King's Park Campus, Eltham Palace Road, SE9 5LX
Tutors
SEND Outreach Support Service
Cost
Free to RBG schools
£100 for non-RBG schools

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SENCO Network Meeting

A networking session for SENCOs to share new developments in SEND. This session will provide support, information, advice and sign posting for SENCOs in mainstream schools in Royal Borough of Greenwich.

SENCOs will:

  • have access to up-to-date information on SEND developments that are taking place in Royal Greenwich
  • have access to specialist advice and support that supports working as a SENCO in mainstream school setting
  • have opportunities to network with other SENCOs in a similar role in schools in Royal Greenwich

Primary and Secondary SENCOs

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
100% of attendees to have completed feedback, would recommend this course.
Date
18th June 2024 (2:00pm - 5:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
SEND Outreach Support Service Manager
Cost
£30 for RBG schools
£40 for non-RBG schools

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