Social Communication Difficulties Resource Pack

Author: Lucy Prosser

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 120

View: 850

Devised by members of the Speech and Language Therapy team in Portsmouth city teaching PCT, this advice pack breaks down social communication difficulties into four key areas: Language; Conversation skills; Social skills; and Selecting and organising information. The pack will facilitate identification and assessment of social communication difficulties and provide suggested intervention strategies related to specific areas of communication. A range of photocopiable handouts have been created which address each feature identified. The handouts provide a description of the SCD feature, examples of how this might present in children and then a list of practical suggestions for teaching specific skills. It is an excellent proactical resource.

Preparing Simple Snacks

Author: Speechmark

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 24

View: 345

This is a Colorcard resource aimed at people who have language and/or sequencing difficulties which will allow inclusion in shopping and preparation of simple meals, thereby promoting independence. The set contains cards detailing all stages of meal preparation from shopping to cooking and enables those with language difficulties to select the required items in a shop; the correct equipment required for the cooking task; how to prepare the ingredients and using the step by step cards - how to prepare the meal. The contents of this title include: illustrated ingredients card, equipment required card, step by step ingredient preparation and cooking cards and a recipe card. The meals include: Beans on toast; Jacket Potato; and, Simple Sandwiches.

Speaking, Listening and Understanding

Games and Activities for 5-7 year olds

Author: Catherine Delamain

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 302

View: 857

Speaking, Listening and Understanding is a practical resource packed full of games to improve young children’s communication skills. The second edition of this bestselling resource contains a programme of games and activities to foster the speaking, listening and understanding skills of children aged from 5 to 7 years. The book seeks to address language and communication difficulties for primary-aged children by providing a range of fun and engaging activities. Suitable for whole classes or small groups of children, the activities focus on both understanding and using language in areas such as following instructions, thinking skills, inference, describing, narrating and playing with words. Features include: ? 160 games and activities which are differentiated by stages and levels of ability; ? A clear aim, equipment list and instructions for each activity; ? Photocopiable templates for ease of use; ? Supplementary resource sheets including pictures and scripts to use with the activities. Now fully revised and updated in line with current policy and legislation, this book is suitable for young children in any school setting. It also includes material that may be used as an effective part of a speech and language therapy programme in consultation with a therapist. This is a unique manual that will be an essential addition to the materials used by professionals working with young children.

Early Literacy Skills

Practical Ideas and Activities

Author: Katharine Bodle

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 176

View: 654

A valuable resource for professionals working with pre-school children, or with older children lacking basic literacy skills, this book provides practical photocopiable activities to develop the early skills required for success with literacy. Includes: rhyming activities; alphabet activities; phonological awareness; writing and handwriting; and reading. Each section is structured so that children can build up their knowledge and skills. Developed within the classroom, these ideas and activities can be used with a range of children in whole class, group and individual situations both at home and in pre-school settings. Designed to help children showing early signs of dyslexia or a specific learning difficulty, these activities will also benefit older children who lack a foundation of early literacy skills. It is invaluable for teachers, learning support assistants, nursery workers, parents and carers.

Developing Early Literacy Skills

Practical Ideas and Activities

Author: Katharine Bodle

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 160

View: 295

A valuable resource for professionals working with pre-school children, or with older children lacking basic literacy skills, this book provides practical photocopiable activities to develop the early skills required for success with literacy. Includes: rhyming activities; alphabet activities; phonological awareness; writing and handwriting; and reading. Each section is structured so that children can build up their knowledge and skills. Developed within the classroom, these ideas and activities can be used with a range of children in whole class, group and individual situations both at home and in pre-school settings. Designed to help children showing early signs of dyslexia or a specific learning difficulty, these activities will also benefit older children who lack a foundation of early literacy skills. This updated edition reflects changes in legislation, and includes refreshed word lists and new subject areas, such as visual perception, fine and gross motor skills. It is invaluable for teachers, learning support assistants, nursery workers, parents and carers.

Books for Disabled Young People

An Annotated Bibliography

Author: Nina Reidarson

Publisher: Hosle, Norway : IBBY Documentation Centre of Books for Disabled Young People, the Norwegian Institute for Special Education

ISBN:

Category: Books

Page: 56

View: 416

Syllabus

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Computer-assisted instruction

Page:

View: 280

Personality Tests and Reviews II

A Monograph Consisting of the Personality Sections of the Seventh Mental Measurements Yearbook (1972) and Tests in Print II (1974)

Author: Oscar Krisen Buros

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Personality tests

Page: 841

View: 460

Clinical Orthoptic Procedure

A Reference Book on Clinical Methods of Orthoptics

Author: William Smith

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Orthoptics

Page: 393

View: 399

The SpecialWare Directory

A Guide to Software Sources for Special Education

Author: LINC Associates

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Children with disabilities

Page: 97

View: 364

Macworld

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Macintosh (Computer)

Page:

View: 286

Index to Media and Materials for the Mentally Retarded, Specific Learning Disabled, Emotionally Disturbed

Contains a Portion of the NIMIS I Data Base Developed at Ohio State University : Includes 15,000 Abstracts Describing in Detail Media and Materials Applicable to the Education of the Handicapped

Author: National Information Center for Special Education Materials

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Children with disabilities

Page: 1090

View: 446