Reading Language Intervention

Reading Language Intervention


Reading, Language Intervention for children with Down syndrome




· Taking a running record as your child reads: A practical session on listening and recording the   mistakes as your child reads and how to use this to plan intervention for reading, language and clarity of speech

· How to grade a reading book : How to use the Hatcher grading scheme to grade a book

· Delivering the reading strand of the RLI: The 5 steps of the reading programme, how they fit together to help your child progress with their reading

· Phonics and Down syndrome: Why people with Down syndrome find phonics difficult and ideas to tackle this

· Delivering the language strand of the RLI programme: The 4 steps of the language programme and how they fit together to help improve your child’s vocabulary and understanding

· Practical session on language strand: Working together to develop ideas around topic vocabulary