Creative approaches to literacy

for children with SEND/VI Course

Literacy for children with SEND

Course objective:

To equip the practitioner SEND literacy activities. Providing them the skills and approaches to support the child’s literacy development using a multi-sensory holistic approach

The SEND literacy activities course offers:

Literacy for children with send is a creative and multi-sensory holistic approach. With many ideas, resources, SEND literacy activities and suggestions shared to inspire the practitioner. There will be a focus on how to embed this approach within the child’s day to day curriculum

Examples from the themes of the supermarket; post office; ‘Frozen,’ ‘Star Wars;’ a day at the beach; an adventure on a boat and many more creative ideas will be used, each embracing the development of:

  • Concept and language skills
  • Tactile discrimination skills
  • Fine motor skills
  • Book and story skills
  • Use of functional vision
  • Social skills

Practitioners will leave with a comprehensive download resource pack

Related courses: Skills for Tactile Graphics, Positive Approaches to Early Numeracy for Children with SEND/VI
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‘Gave a thorough understanding of the process from beginning to the different stages of development. It extended and improved my knowledge inspiring lots of creative ideas!’

Class Teachers, International School, Belgium


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