CYPF East Midlands Handwriting Study Day

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Children's Choice Therapy

11D Lancaster Park

Needwood

Staffordshire

DE13 9PE

United Kingdom

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We are pleased to be able to offer this training from Dr Mellissa Prunty, Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy at Brunel University.

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Evidence Based Assessment in Children with Handwriting Difficulties

Learning outcomes for the day

- Develop an understanding of handwriting in the UK curricula from the Early Years Foundation Stage through to Key Stage 3

- Develop an understanding of evidenced based assessment and intervention for early writers (4-5 years of age)

- Consider evidenced based assessment and intervention for children in Key Stages 2-4

- Develop an understanding of the complexity of handwriting difficulties in different populations of children and variability in performance between children with the same diagnosis.

Outline of the Day:

Session 1: Understanding the skill of handwriting and its role in the Curriculum

Session 2: Handwriting Readiness - what we know from the literature on assessment & intervention

Session 3: Handwriting Difficulties in Children - An Overview

Session 4: Assessment in Key Stages 2-4

Session 5: Intervention for children with handwriting difficulties (including a brief look at technology)

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Children's Choice Therapy

11D Lancaster Park

Needwood

Staffordshire

DE13 9PE

United Kingdom

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No Refunds

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