Using visual resources to develop the language and communication skills of children with Down syndrome, with Dr Wendy Uttley
take place as follows:
Date: Wednesday 1 November 2017
Time: 9.30 to 3.00pm
The day will cover why the written word is used as a visual tool to develop language skills. Methods to develop clarity of speech, grammar, vocabulary, and lengthen sentence utterance will be discussed and illustrated. It will also detail visual timetables,
conversation diaries and ideas to develop reading, writing and spelling skills.
After lunch there will be a software demonstration of Clicker 6/7 and details on the Reading Language Intervention programme.
Cost: Full day £95 per professional (£30 for second person from same school)/£30 per family member. Lunch included in price.
Memory stick of resources available £7