This webinar is the second of four webinars. This webinar will focus on the impact dyspraxia/DCD can have on children’s co-ordination and balance as well as strategies and ideas to help develop these areas. There will be a focus on practical and implementable gross motor skills development strategies in the classroom. This webinar also looks at the importance of movement and brain breaks throughout the school day as well as how mindfulness and self-care strategies.
Areas to be covered include: Balance and co-ordination, gross motor skills, the importance of movement breaks and practical mindfulness strategies.
Stephen is a qualified occupational therapist and primary school teacher with over 10 years’ experience in the classroom, working in both mainstream and SEN settings. Stephen has presented a wide range of webinars nationally, including the topic of Dyspraxia/DCD in schools. Stephen has worked with Dyspraxia/DCD Ireland and their members in recent times, including the development of the ‘Our say in our schools’ resource for schools by children with Dyspraxia/DCD.
|Course Date||13-12-2021 6:00 pm|
|Course End Date||13-12-2021 7:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||23-06-2021|
|Cut off date||13-12-2021 4:00 pm|
|Speaker||Stephen Hodnett, Qualified Occupational Therapist & Primary Teacher|
|Location||ONLINE (via ZOOM)|