Upcoming courses:

  • Wed 6 Mar 2019 (6:30pm - 9:30pm)
  • Tue 23 Apr 2019 (9:30am - 12:30pm)

To book a course, please find the date you desire on our booking page and select 'book now'

Summary

Introduction to Down Syndrome looking at ways of developing early communication, memory and numeracy skills.

Aims & Objectives:

  • To explore the key facts about Down Syndrome
  • Look at how children with Downs syndrome learn.
  • Look at using visual aids and signing.
  • Look at strategies to develop communication. memory and numeracy skills.

Learning Outcomes:

  • learn the key facts about Down Syndrome
  • have an understanding of the importance of children having opportunities to practice skills with adult support
  • understand the importance of using visual aids and signing
  • have ideas on how to develop early communication skills
  • have ideas to help develop memory skills
  • have ideas of how to help develop numeracy

Who Should Attend?

SEN Lead Practitioners and other Practitioners with an interest in SEN

Location:

Acorn Training Centre, 6 Wimborne Crescent, Westcroft, Milton Keynes, MK4 4DE