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              Supporting Children's Reading: A Complete Short Course for Teaching Assistants, Volunteer Helpers and Parents
               

              Supporting Children's Reading: A Complete Short Course for Teaching Assistants, Volunteer Helpers and Parents (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Hughes, Margaret; Guppy, Peter

              • RRP: $65.99
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              Suitable for teachers who are working with teaching assistants, volunteer 'Reading Buddies' and/or parents, this title provides some training for them on how to share books and listen to readers effectively.

              ISBN 9780415498364
              Released AU 4 Mar 2010
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Understanding and Supporting Pupils with Moderate Learning Difficulties in the Secondary School: A practical guide

              Understanding and Supporting Pupils with Moderate Learning Difficulties in the Secondary School: A practical guide (Hardback)

              By Hayes, Rachael; Whittaker, Pippa

              • RRP: $221.00
              • $221.00
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              Are you working with students who have Moderate Learning Difficulties? Do you want to know how best to help them? Are you confused about what helps and what hinders? Learners with MLD form one of the largest categories of special educational need in mainstream secondary schools. ...In most schools, the vast majority of learners with MLD will be taught in mainstream classes much of the time. This book outlines a range of strategies and approaches for supporting these learners. It includes all the vital information practitioners need to know about Moderate Learning Difficulties. Key points covered include: * Definitions and identification of moderate learning difficulties * Teaching strategies and approaches * Developing key conceptual, literacy and social skills * Effective support from TAs * Theoretical perspectives on learning Understanding and Supporting Pupils with Moderate Learning Difficulties in the Secondary School provides an introduction to a wide range of ideas, arguments and perspectives about ways of understanding and supporting learners who are considered to have MLD. This is a much-needed source of knowledge for teachers, TAs, SENCos, Learning Mentors and anyone who supports children and young people with moderate learning difficulties and provides an honest and accessible approach.
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              ISBN 9781138019096
              Released AU 9 Jul 2015
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Promoting and Delivering School-to-School Support for Special Educational Needs: A practical guide for SENCOs
               

              Promoting and Delivering School-to-School Support for Special Educational Needs: A practical guide for SENCOs (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cheminais, Rita

              • RRP: $54.99
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              Recent changes to education policy has created a new emphasis on promoting school-to-school support and school-led improvement, in order to ensure all pupils, including those with SEN, achieve their optimum potential. SENCOs, often in the role of Specialist Leaders of Education (...SLE), now undertake coaching, mentoring and the delivery of training to ensure trainee, NQTs and experienced teachers and teaching assistants have the practical skills to effectively meet the needs of pupils with SEN, and the relationship between the SENCO and their senior management team is critical. In her trademark down-to-earth style, Rita Cheminais shows SENCOs how to respond to and enhance this exciting and pivotal new role by: Explaining the new school-to-school support and school-led improvement context that many SENCOs will be working in Clarifying the role of the outstanding SENCO, as a Specialist Leader of Education Maximising on the best practice arising from the effective use of the pupil premium and the Achievement for All initiative Confirming OFSTED 's expectations for SEND in the revised inspection schedule for schools and academies Describing how best to monitor, evaluate and validate best practice in school-to-school support. Packed with time-saving, photocopiable resources, examples of best practice and further activities for reflection, this practical book will enable the SENCO to respond to the current agenda, particularly in performing the role of a Specialist Leader of Education, disseminating SEN expertise with other schools. The book will be essential reading for all outstanding and aspiring outstanding SENCOs working in the early years, primary, secondary and special phases of education, academies and Pupil Referral Units.
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              ISBN 9780415633703
              Released AU 16 Apr 2013
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The New nasen A-Z of Reading Resources
               

              The New nasen A-Z of Reading Resources (Hardback)

              By Baker, Suzanne; Petersen, Lorraine

              • RRP: $210.00
              • $210.00
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              The New nasen A-Z of Reading Resources is a graded list of all current reading schemes complete with guidance on the books' suitability for readers at different levels of experience and competence. It will: * enable teachers, SENCos and support services to choose books that are a...ppropriate yet sufficiently rewarding for struggling readers * prove to be a time-saving resource for schools replenishing their reading stock * follow up-to-the-minute thinking on 'readability'. A great resource for all schools - primary and secondary - as well as support services, advisers and literacy consultants.
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              ISBN 9781138151307
              Released AU 23 Sep 2016
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              Interest Age 19+ years
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              How to Be a Brilliant SENCO: Practical strategies for developing and leading inclusive provision

              How to Be a Brilliant SENCO: Practical strategies for developing and leading inclusive provision (Hardback)

              By Curran, Helen

              • RRP: $221.00
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              Helen Curran's invaluable book aims to support new and experienced SENCOs with the task of developing and leading special educational needs provision and inclusive practice, through the exploration of practical strategies and approaches. This book takes a pragmatic approach to th...e issues which have historically been associated with the role of the SENCO; namely a lack of time, a lack of resources and often a lack of seniority. The book seeks to provide SENCOs with tried and tested ideas and strategies to support both the operational and strategic aspects of the role, to help SENCOs develop their role as a leader in school. The book covers the following areas: The SENCO role in policy and practice The SENCO as a leader Developing relationships with pupils and parents Challenges and opportunities within the role of SENCO A must read for any SENCO, this book draws upon case studies and real life examples, considering the ways in which SENCOs can shape and develop the status of not only their role, but also SEN and inclusive provision in their setting.
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              ISBN 9781138489653
              Released AU 29 Jul 2019
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              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Achieving Outstanding Classroom Support in Your Secondary School: Tried and tested strategies for teachers and SENCOs
               

              Achieving Outstanding Classroom Support in Your Secondary School: Tried and tested strategies for teachers and SENCOs (Paperback)

              By Morgan, Jill; Jones, Cheryl; Booth-Coates, Sioned

              • RRP: $54.99
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              This practical book shows how secondary school teachers and other school staff can work with Teaching Assistants to ensure that the support provided in the classroom is maximised, and that an optimum working relationship is developed between the adults who work together in the cl...assroom. Offering a framework to prompt teachers to be proactive and plan ahead for effective use of TAs in their classrooms, this book provides: * Practical suggestions for how classroom support by TAs can best be used * Planning sheets and other outline documentation to facilitate the development of effective working relationships between teachers and the TAs who support learning and teaching in their classrooms
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              ISBN 9781138833739
              Released AU 23 Nov 2015
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              Supporting Children with Down's Syndrome
               

              Supporting Children with Down's Syndrome (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By City Council, Hull

              • RRP: $44.99
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              This practical resource contains a wealth of valuable advice and tried-and-tested strategies for supporting children and young people with Down's Syndrome. Fully updated with the 2014 SEND Code of Practice, this text describes the different types of difficulties experienced by pu...pils with Down's Syndrome and helps practitioners to understand their diverse needs. The wide-ranging chapters explore a variety of topics, including: * Defining the profile of a pupil with Down's Syndrome * Guidelines for working with pupils * Addressing behaviour issues * The use of ICT * Home/school liason * Assessment It provides guidance and practical strategies for SENCOs, teachers and other professionals and parents, helping them to feel more confident, and be more effective in supporting learners in a variety of settings. It also provides materials for in-house training sessions, and features useful checklists, templates and photocopiable resources.
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              ISBN 9781138914858
              Released AU 24 Aug 2015
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              Assessing Children with Specific Learning Difficulties: A teacher's practical guide
                

              Assessing Children with Specific Learning Difficulties: A teacher's practical guide (Paperback)

              By Reid, Gavin; Elbeheri, Gad; Everatt, John

              • RRP: $62.99
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              John Everatt from Canterbury University is a co-author This title provides all the information that teachers need to know about assessment in relation to their pupils with specific learning difficulties. The why, how and what of assessment is addressed, whilst the link between ...assessment and intervention is also be a key focus.
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              ISBN 9780415670272
              Released AU 16 Jul 2015
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              More Trouble with Maths: A Complete Manual to Identifying and Diagnosing Mathematical Difficulties
                

              More Trouble with Maths: A Complete Manual to Identifying and Diagnosing Mathematical Difficulties (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Chinn, Steve

              • RRP: $116.00
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              This practical resource is for anyone who wants to accurately and effectively identify the nature of mathematical learning difficulties. Chinn draws on his extensive expertise to show how to appraise the many factors relating to mathematical learning difficulties, explain how the...se factors can be investigated, and explores their impact on learning. Central to this new edition is a range of photocopiable/downloadable tests and diagnostic activities, including a 15 minute test of basic mathematics, a thinking style test, tests of basic fact retrieval and maths anxiety. Guiding the reader in the interpretation of tests, it shows how identifying the barriers to learning is the first step in a programme of intervention.
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              ISBN 9781138187504
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780367862169
              Released AU 21 Jul 2016
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              Curricula for Teaching Children and Young People with Severe or Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties: Practical strategies for educational professionals
               

              Curricula for Teaching Children and Young People with Severe or Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties: Practical strategies for educational professionals (Paperback)

              By Imray, Peter; Hinchcliffe, Vivian

              • RRP: $79.99
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              Since the introduction of the National Curriculum (NC) in 1988, it was assumed that it would apply to all children irrespective of race, gender, creed or disability. A generation later, nearly all practitioners would agree that the National Curriculum clearly does very little to ...effectively support the learning of children with profound and severe learning difficulties. A PMLD Curriculum for the 21st Century offers succinct and compelling arguments for a distinct and separate pedagogical approach to the learning needs of the most educationally challenging pupils. This book, written in accessible, common sense and non-academic language provides an easy-to-follow alternative curriculum specifically designed to enhance and enrich the learning of children with profound and multiple learning difficulties. Chapter by chapter, guidelines and support is offered in the following key areas: The Cognition Curriculum The Communication Curriculum The Care Curriculum The Physical Curriculum The Sensory Curriculum The Creative Curriculum The Community Curriculum This highly practical resource is essential reading for any educational professional, parents, school governors, teachers, teaching assistants, therapists and indeed, anyone involved with maximising the educational opportunities of those with profound learning difficulties, irrespective of age.
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              ISBN 9780415838474
              Released AU 17 Oct 2013
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