SPELD SA provides free or low cost workshops to parents during the year to support families in understanding specific learning difficulties. Parents are welcome to attend all SPELD SA workshops, however the following have been provided with parents in mind.

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Workshops are currently being held via Zoom, unless otherwise stated.

 

Information evening for parents: Dyslexia - what it is and how to help

Presenter via Zoom: Sandy Russo, Director, SPELD SA

This Session takes a practical approach to helping students develop fundamental literacy skills at home.

For parents of R-7 children.

Dates
  • Wednesday 19th August 2020, 6:30pm – 8:30pm (Reference: 190820)
  • Thursday 19th November 2020, 6:30pm – 8:30pm (Reference: 191120)
Cost: No Charge

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Phonological Awareness

Presenter via Zoom: Sandy Russo, Director, SPELD SA

Phonological awareness, a crucial precursor to reading, requires explicit teaching, daily exposure, and practice. this hands-on workshop examines phonological awareness and its underlying relationship to and importance in the development of literacy.

Through interactive activities, attendees will explore phonological patterns (such as onset rime, rhyme, syllabification, etc) and examine a range of motivating learning games and tasks.

For parents, teachers, spec. ed. teachers, and SSOs years R-12

Dates
  • Wednesday 2nd September 2020, 6.00 - 8.00 pm (Reference: 020920)
Cost

Tutors and full-time students: $35
SPELD SA Members: $70
Non-members: $90

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Software Sampler

Presenter via Zoom: Sandy Russo, Director, SPELD SA

An opportunity to ask about, see and try out different software.

For all levels of computer skills.

Dates
  • Wednesday 29th July 2020, 6:00 - 8:00pm (Reference: 290720)
Cost

Tutors and full-time students: $35
SPELD SA Members: $70
Non-members: $90

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