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

Raising Girls

Friday 7th June

 

The five stages of girlhood. The five big risk areas; how to navigate them. Helping your daughter to grow up wise, warm and strong.

Dyslexia friendly classroom. Reading workshop for parents, volunteers, teaching assistants and teachers.

Friday 14th June 

 

Also useful to parents who want to avoid their children's reading level falling over the summer holidays.

 

Anxiety - How is it linked to Executive Functioning?

Friday 21st June

Children who are unorganised or can't wait have anxiety. Children with anxiety struggle to be organised or learn to wait. Come along and see how we can break this vicious circle.

 

How would I know if my child had a language problem? Why language problems are often seen as behaviour problems. Why does my child misbehave? Is it due to ADHD or poor understanding or an unidentified language need?

Friday 28th  

June

 

Is your child inattentive? Impulsive? Hyperactive? We will look at managing/changing home and classroom behaviours. Both ADHD and undiagnosed language issues can cause chaos in the classroom and at home.

 

Dysgraphia, Handwriting and Fine Motor Skills

Friday 5th  

July

 

Looking at basics with resources to take away. Ideas for left-handers, printing, joins, cursive, strengthening muscles for improving fine motor skills.

 How to talk so kids will listen and listen so kids will talk

 Friday 12th July

 "Will bring about more co-operation than all the yelling and pleading in the world." How to have co-operation without nagging. Solutions to difficult situations and challenging behaviour.

 

 

 

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.