Building on Basic Maths Concepts Through Literacy: Preparing for School
Jo Williams offers an interactive and practical workshop providing teachers with an understanding of the early stages of classroom maths expectations, highlighting and blending maths communication skills with literacy, language and vocabulary and using maths dialogue that children are conversant with and encounter daily; Jo demonstrates how a stimulating and inspiring maths-literacy environment can be achieved using familiar storybooks, colourful visual resources, games, songs, and provides references to relevant websites.
Venue: Ventura Inn Hamilton, 23 Clarence St, Hamilton
Developmental Dyspraxia/DCD - Tools For Teacher Seminar
The Dyspraxia Support Group of New Zealand is holding a seminar which will explain Developmental Dyspraxia/DCD.
This will give you understanding and awareness of this common learning need as well as practical strategies and tips to use in the classroom for all learners.
Suitable for teachers and learning support staff from early childhood through to high school.
Guest speakers include: Alison Schroeder – Socially Speaking, Bernice Swain - Stand Children's Services Tū Māia Whānau and Jacqui Scott– DSGNZ.