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School Consultation on Reading and Spelling
Packages are available for large and small schools.
Empowering teachers to make a difference.
"A fantastic day - so practical. Thank you so much" - Teacher
It's time to make every teacher an expert !
Three and four day workshops available to allow participants to understand VKAT (visual, auditory, kinaethetic/ tactile) teaching and learning.
Participants will examine reading and spelling instruction that supports students to be 'detectives' of language and learn the code for mastering:
* phonology * orthography
* syllabification * penmanship/ letter formations
* sight word teaching * sound/ symbol relationships
* alphabet sequencing * explicit / systematic instruction
Identification and support of students with dyslexia and other language based learning difficulties.
This course is designed for Learning Support and Literacy support teachers who wish to learn more about the Orton-Gillingham / MSL approach to supporting learners who struggle with language. Using the Orton-Gillingham approach participants will learn how to identify students at risk, and learn how to implement the OG approach in a small group or 1-1 setting such as a Learning Support Centre.
"Thank you Sarah, you are amazing" - Learning Support Teacher
" Really enjoyed the PD - practical ideas were great!
Resources suggested were wonderful. I enjoyed your demonstrations of how you operate in your classrooms" - Teacher
Mini LABs range between 1-2 hours in length and are available in a range of topics including:
Tips to support your child at home
Supporting readers in the early years
This workshop focuses specifically on the early years of reading and spelling instruction. Setting the foundations for success.