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

5 Aspects of a Successful Team

Friday 13th September

 

Come along and find out how to work better as a team, class or family! Building trust, mastering conflict, achieving commitment, embracing accountability, focusing on results.

How are auditory processing and working memory affected by poor executive functioning?

Friday 20th September

 

Looking at working memory, reasoning, organisation, time-management, flexibility, problem-solving as well as planning and completion. Recognising working memory failure, Activities and games to develop auditory memory. How to build attention, focus and concentration.

 

How to help a child settle in September - in class and at home. Including separation anxiety.

Friday 27th September

Many children are anxious in September - what does it look like and how can we help to reduce it so they can learn effectively?

 

 Learning to Wait

Friday 4th October

 

Why is it so important to be able to wait? It is the basis of resilience, social interaction (turn taking) and self-control (internal discourse). We can also consider undetected language problems.

 

How social stories and comic strips help anxious children or those with autism.

Friday 11th  

October

 

As anxiety is the root of so many behaviours, anyone wanting a greater understanding of these would benefit from attending. We will look at strategies including social stories both in and out of the class/at home. Retired E. P. here. 

Answers to problems with eating/sleeping/toileting.

Friday 17th October

Useful information for those who would like hints and tips in these areas. Free resource pack supplied by school nurse service. Please book for this session so we can prepare the packs.

 

 

 

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.