Using visuals to improve language and skills of children with Down Syndrome

To be completed by: Fri 05 Jan 2018

Time: -Fri 05 Jan 2018 | Venue:

Visual methods to develop clarity of speech, grammar, vocabulary, sentence utterance and improve literacy skills will also be will be discussed and illustrated

Using visual resources to develop the language and communication skills of children with Down syndrome


Wednesday 31st January 2018, 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 £80 per professional (£20 for second person from same school)/£20 per family member. 

Refreshments included but please bring your own lunch.

A Memory stick of resources is available

To book

ring 01274 561308





Published: 05/01/2018
Audience: staff working with children and young people who have Down syndrome
Contact: Wendy Uttley

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