Banks St Stephens C of E Primary School

Speech, Language & Communication

My child has difficulties with Communication and Interaction.

This can include:

  • Understanding language.
  • Using language.
  • Understanding how to communicate socially with other people.
  • Conditions include: Specific Language Disorder, ASD/ASC (Autism), Asperger Syndrome, speech sound disorders/delay.

What can Banks St Stephens offer?  

  •  Quality First teaching with appropriate differentiation (including best SEND practice)‚Äč
  • Visual aids to support key vocabulary, concepts and themes.
  • Access to assessment for identification of significant needs.
  • 1 to 1 Learning Assistant support for identified children
  • Small group booster classes for both Maths and English
  • Individual Education Plans for identified pupils that map out support, success and targets
  • Consultation with Teachers, Pupils and Parents in developing an identified child's learning support
  • Consultation with experts from outside agencies e.g. Educational Psychologists
  • Social Skills development for small groups and individuals
  • Team Building groups to develop communication skills
  • Care and Share nurture groups
  • Digital technology (IPADS, Learn Pads, Desktop and Laptop PCs) that allows children to access the mainstream curriculum in alternative ways