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  • 4:00 PM
  • SPELD NSW: Suite 2, Level 1, 52 O'Connell Street, Parramatta.
  • 02 9739 6277 or email enquiries@speldnsw.org.au

Informative and fun afternoon learning about the Reader Pen, and how it can help those with reading difficulties including dyslexia. About this Event Come and join us for a fun and informative workshop, about the upgrades that have been released and to learn all things reader pen. New features include: New English accents including Australian…

  • 7:00 PM
  • SPELD NSW: Suite 2, Level 1, 52 O'Connell Street, Parramatta. Or via Live Webinar.
  • 02 9739 6277 or email enquiries@speldnsw.org.au

This workshop is targeted at parents, caregivers, and/or family members of children with learning difficulties such as dyslexia, dysgraphia and dyscalculia. Attendees will gain a greater awareness and understanding of the impact learning difficulties such as dyslexia can have on children. The workshop will cover: The key characteristics of specific learning difficulties How learning difficulties…

  • 4:00 PM
  • SPELD NSW: Suite 2, Level 1, 52 O'Connell Street, Parramatta.
  • 02 9739 6277 or email enquiries@speldnsw.org.au

  In Person Event and Live Webinar ‘Phonics, the only game in town’. In this session, John Walker, the co-author of the popular synthetic phonics program Sounds-Write, will talk about the primacy of speech, why writing systems came about, and how advances in cognitive load theory can guide us in teaching all children to read…

  • 9:00 AM
  • SPELD NSW: Suite 2, Level 1, 52 O'Connell Street, Parramatta.
  • 02 9739 6277 or email enquiries@speldnsw.org.au

This event has been postponed. All events tentatively set at 1 September. Exact dates will be announced as the situation changes. Thank you for your understanding. A full day, practical, hands-on seminar for teachers on how to get the most out of writing lessons. Together we will explore: pen grip posture letter formation writing fluency…

  • 07:00 PM
  • Best Western Plus - Apollo International Hotel, 290 Pacific Highway, Charlestown, NSW 2290
  • 02 9739 6277 or email enquiries@speldnsw.org.au

What are the specific learning difficulties in reading (dyslexia), writing (dysgraphia) and maths (dyscalculia), what are the signs that a student may have a specific learning difficulty, what are phonological and orthographic processing and how do they impact on learning to read and spell? This workshop will give attendees an understanding of how to help…

  • 10:00 AM
  • SPELD NSW: Suite 2, Level 1, 52 O'Connell Street, Parramatta.
  • 02 9739 6277 or email enquiries@speldnsw.org.au

  Struggling with reading (and spelling) at a young age can leave children with low confidence and feeling frustrated in the classroom. Students with learning difficulties such as dyslexia require well-designed targeted, sequential and engaging instruction which, if introduced at the right age, can make a significant difference to the academic outcomes achieved. Nessy has…

  • 07:00 PM
  • SPELD NSW: Suite 2, Level 1, 52 O'Connell Street, Parramatta.
  • 02 9739 6277 or email enquiries@speldnsw.org.au

Sorry this event is now sold out, we will try and run it again soon. If you are a teacher, tutor, speech pathologist, occupational therapist or parent, supporting a child who is struggling with handwriting, spelling and/or written expression, this evening is not one to miss! Presented by dual qualified speech pathologist and occupational therapist,…

  • 07:00 PM
  • SPELD NSW: Suite 2, Level 1, 52 O'Connell Street, Parramatta.
  • lfawcett@crackingtheabccode.com or 0402 156 567

Is your child struggling with reading and spelling?   This two and a half hour workshop will give you the skills to: Teach your child how to read unknown words (NOT GUESS). Hook your child into reading. Give your child the building blocks of literacy. Teach your child how words are spelled (NOT LOOK-COVER-GUESS). Develop reading…

  • 10:00 AM
  • SPELD NSW: Suite 2, Level 1, 52 O'Connell Street, Parramatta.
  • 02 9739 6277 or email enquiries@speldnsw.org.au

Parent Workshop with Internationally recognised education advisor for ICT and inclusion, Carol Allen. Workshop: How do we use assistive technology (A.T.) with our children?  This parent workshop will give an overview using A.T. as an integrated support not a separate activity in our schools. About Carol Allen: Carol Allen is a highly sought-after School Improvement…

  • 07:00 PM
  • SPELD NSW: Suite 2, Level 1, 52 O'Connell Street, Parramatta.
  • 02 9739 6277 or email enquiries@speldnsw.org.au

  So much has been said and written about the types of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) yet teachers, support staff and even allied health professionals are so rarely educated about this condition, and its potentially devastating effects on children’s educational attainment, in their initial training. Because of easy access to written opinion on the…