Parent Sessions at Withycombe

Free Information sessions for Parents.

INFORMATION SESSIONS

(Parents, teaching assistants, teachers, child-minders and other interested parties all very welcome.)

1:30 – 3pm repeated 3:30 - 5pm in the community room at

WITHYCOMBE RALEIGH C OF E PRIMARY SCHOOL

Topic

Date

Notes

Working Memory/Auditory Processing
Executive Brain Functioning

Friday 1st 

March

 

Recognising working memory failure. Games and activities to develop auditory memory, attention, focus and concentration. Making short-term and long-term plans. Extra input from retired Educational Psychologist.  

Sensory Integration 'Out of Synch' child ADHD

Friday 8th 

March 

Retired Ed Psych co-presenting

We will look at children who are out of touch with their senses; often under or over sensitive to tastes and textures, etc Does your child rock on their chair or fiddle? Also looking at how to cope with an ADHD diagnosis/whether to go for one.

THRIVE is it still useful? What are the alternatives?

Friday 15th 

March

Learn more about this very useful way of interacting with children. Examples of activities for home and school. Useful for every relationship. Looking at BOXALL/ELSA too.

Understanding and managing stress, preparing your child for exams including helping shy and withdrawn children.

Friday 22nd 

March

Retired Ed Psych co-presenting

Brilliant ideas for aiding concentration and ensuring children are ready to learn and remember (including executive function, MISP, flexible thinking, etc) As anxiety is the root of so many behaviours, anyone wanting a greater understanding of these would benefit from attending.

Am I maximising the potential of my gifted or talented child?

Friday 29th  

March

Retired Ed Psych co-presenting

 'Gifted' refers to a child who has abilities in one or more academic subjects, such as English or Maths. 'Talented' refers to a child who has skills in a practical area such as music, sport or art. Come and find out more!

 

 

 

 

 

 

NO CHARGE: REFRESHMENTS INCLUDED!  PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU WOULD LIKE OTHER TOPICS

To book a place or ask for further information, please call 01395-263397 ext2 and leave a message if no answer,

or email chollingsworth@wrpschool.org and I will get back to you. Thank you.