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

How to talk so kids will listen and learn

Friday 1st November

 

Back by popular demand! Help for home and school.

Communicating and Interacting, Language and Understanding

Friday 8th November

 

How would I know if my child has a language problem? Why language problems are so often seen as behaviour problems. Retired Ed Psych co-presenting.

 

Friendship Issues

Friday 15th November

Great session for understanding different sorts of friendship issues seen in classroom or at home with strategies. Retired Ed Psych co-presenting.

 

 Preparing for Christmas for those children who have suffered loss or any change

Friday 22nd November

 

How to help a child suffering from one of these debilitating issues. How loss, grief, separation and change are linked. Covers divorce and bereavement too.

 

Aspects of Dyslexia - 'Can you be a bit dyslexic?' and 'How to help children read better'

Friday 29th  

November

 

Hints and tips for empowering those who struggle to read. Straightforward and effective strategies for school and home, resources supplied. Ideal for volunteers hearing reading in school. Also CODE book scheme info.

Understanding boys' learning and motivation

Friday 6th  December

Boys can under-achieve, show disruptive behaviour and lack motivation for learning. We will learn about boys' brains, matching needs to activities and creating boy-friendly lessons, classrooms and homes. We'll look at shame too. Retired Ed Psych co-presenting.

 Preparing for Christmas; keep calm and MISP

Friday 13th December 

 Children who overreact/are not maximising their potential. Learn strategies to keep yourself and the class calm. Massage in Schools Programme.

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.