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TEACHER:  Mr Skip Sommerville

EARLY INTERVENTION KINDY/PRE-PRIMARY

The O’Connor ESC Early Intervention Centre offers students with significant disabilities an opportunity to be involved in a program developed specifically to smooth the student’s integration into school.  Inclusion with students from O’Connor Primary School is also a vital component of this program. This encourages students to access the outer community and learn to form positive relationships in a social setting.

PRINCIPLES OF O’CONNOR ESC EARLY INTERVENTION GROUP

  1. Providing a warm, safe, happy and supported classroom
  2. Establish school routine structures through the use of PECS (Picture Communication Programme)
  3. Enhancing communication - verbal, Makaton signing and PECS
  4. Enhancing social /emotional skills through play and PATHS (Promoting Attentive Thinking Skills)
  5. Self-care programmes
  6. Brain gym and relaxation programme
  7. Inclusion into O’Connor Primary School
  8. Building upon student’s strengths and weakness through IEP for each child

 

Oconnor Education Support Centre
Oconnor Education Support Centre
Oconnor Education Support Centre
Oconnor Education Support Centre
Oconnor Education Support Centre
Oconnor Education Support Centre
Oconnor Education Support Centre
Oconnor Education Support Centre
Oconnor Education Support Centre