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Speech and Language in the Classroom

One day training courses

To book a place or to enquire about running a course for your school please email training@speechlink.co.uk or call 0333 577 0784.

How to Run Language Groups

This interactive half day workshop focuses on how to support the development of children’s language skills in mainstream settings

Who is it for?

TAs and HTLTAs with a particular interest in working with children with communication difficulties.

Outline of the session:

  • strategies to help your students understand the language that you use
  • grouping children
  • choosing and adapting group activities
  • evaluating progress

Cost, when and where?

£55 + VAT

More training days available in the autumn

Supporting Language in the Classroom

- towards an inclusive approach

This full day interactive workshop illustrates the importance of a language friendly environment and suggests strategies that teachers can use to enhance inclusive practice.

Who is it for?

SENCos and Reception and KS1 and KS2 teachers.

Outline of the day:

  • background and relationship between language and attainment
  • identification of children with SLCN
  • strategies to support students understanding of the language of the classroom

Cost, when and where?

£150 +VAT - lunch included

More training days available in the autumn

Also available as INSET at your school - price on request

Sounds Fun: Supporting Children with Delayed Speech

This is a full day workshop on supporting children with speech difficulties in mainstream primary schools

Who is it for?

TAs and HLTAs with a particular interest in working with children with speech difficulties

Also of interest to SENCos and KS1 and KS2 teachers

Outline of the day:

Very practical session covering:

  • differences between speech sounds and written representations
  • how speech sounds are made
  • speech sound development
  • seven step speech sound programme - making it fun!
  • interactive listening games
  • introduction to the Speech Link package

Cost, when and where?

£130 +VAT - lunch included

More training days available in the autumn

Also available as INSET at your school - price on request

Speech Link and Language Link Package Updates

This is a half day session where our team will present the updates to Infant Language Link, Junior Language Link and Speechlink.

Who is it for?

These update sessions are suitable for all users of Speech Link and/or Language Link, including Year R, KS1, KS2 Teachers, SENCOs, TAs and HLTAs.

Outline of the session:

  • New system for setting up classes
  • New presentation of results
  • Supporting children in the classroom
  • New design for interventions
  • Tracking and evaluating children’s progress
  • Addressing users’ questions

Lots of sessions arranged throughout the UK in the summer term

See your speechlink.co.uk homepage for further information.