Special Educational Needs

SEN Policies

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SEN Policy

Local Offer

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SEN Information Report 2016/17

SEN Provision Map

Brief description… Interventions…
WAVE 1 Quality First Teaching Highly focused lesson design with sharp objectives;2. High demands of pupil involvement and engagement with theirlearning;3. High levels of interaction for all pupils;4. Appropriate use of teacher questioning, modelling andexplaining;5. An emphasis on learning through dialogue, with regular

opportunities for pupils to talk both individually and in groups;

6. An expectation that pupils will accept responsibility for their own

learning and work independently;

7. Regular use of encouragement and authentic praise to engage

and motivate pupils

WAVE 2 Additional Interventions to enable children to work at the age related expectations or above
  • Better Reading Partnership
  • Data Pak- building the number of words recognised by sight
  • Guided Reading Intervention Group
  • Guided Writing Intervention Group
  • IEP target work
WAVE 3 Additionally highly personalised interventions
  • Speech link SLT programme
  • Positive Play-to support with behaviour, social and emotional difficulties
  • Nurture Group- to support with behaviour, social and emotional difficulties
  • WELLCOMM Group- to develop early words and communication
  • PECCS- communication through symbols
  • TEACCH –support program for pupils with ASD
  • Busy Bears Nursery 12 week Assessment Placement