San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join award-winning author and innovative educator Natalie Hale for a 3-part literacy seminar for parents and professionals teaching reading to learners with Down syndrome of ANY age! Hale, author of "Down Syndrome Parenting 101" will cover the most effective methods, materials and motivation guidelines, as well as topics like: current best practice, optimal order of learning to read, sight word v. phonemic awareness, teaching non-verbal children, teaching older non-readers, errorless teaching techniques, how to engage motivation, Fast Flash methodology, comprehension tips and guidelines for creating personal books and adapting trade books.
12:30-3pm "Meet Their Need & They Will Read"
3-3:15 Break/free refreshments
3:15-4:15 How To Create Personal Books and How To Modify Trade Books
When & Where
Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida
The Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida is a not-for-profit association founded in 1991 for parents of children with Down syndrome. It has grown from a few families to over 1,200 individuals with DS and their families. For additional questions and resources, visit www.dsacf.org