Three Useful Things - Session One

Three Useful Things - Session One

SEND Group
Updated Jun 24, 2024

What you'll learn

  • how to identify sensory behaviours being used as communication
  • How to develop and implement a sensory diet
Course Description

A series of three hour long webinars aimed at all achers/teaching assistants. Each session focuses upon a different intervention strategy. Each intervention is low cost, easy to implement and has a strong impact upon learning. Resources will be signposted. Session one: Developing and Implementing a Sensory Diet We will explore: The seven senses. Sensory seeking and avoidance. Unpicking sensory behaviours as a form of communication. How to develop and implement a sensory diet – ideas, resources and impact. Session Two: Supporting Oral and Written Sentence Construction We will explore: What is Colourful Semantics? How can you use it effectively to support sentence construction and writing? How to implement and evaluate the impact of a Colourful Semantics programme. Session Three: Precision Teaching We will explore: How to support your students to develop fluency of recall with a target skill. How to develop and deliver an effective precision teaching programme. Maximum impact teaching ideas. Monitoring impact. Presented by Beccie Hawes