Category Archive for: ‘Early Years Workers’

Kids With Talk Boost Signs

Happy 3rd Birthday Talk Boost KS1!

Another incredible year has flown by, with today marking three hugely successful years of Talk Boost KS1; I CAN’s KS1 speech, language and communication intervention. Almost 2,00 schools have implemented the intervention over the last three years, and more than 30,000 children being reached, Talk Boost KS1 has gone from strength to strength, continuing to deliver the fantastic outcomes that the pilot suggested …

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Clubs at Meath School Offer Children Unique Social Opportunities

One of the important things in nurturing a child’s development, is offering an environment where they can exercise social skills. At Meath School, we have that environment where children can exercise teamwork through communication, fostering a safe place where they can utilise the communication tools Meath School empowers them with, to learn and grow together. One of these clubs is …

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Storytelling

Storytelling at Meath School

Storytelling at I CAN’s Meath School is a part of an ever-evolving curriculum that allows our children to interact with each other and the story by creating an immersive storytelling environment. Pam, one of our teachers writes, “. . . the storytelling process continues to evolve; enjoyed by class group, enabling challenging stories and ideas to be understood, giving the …

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Communication Cookbook

Supporting Language this World Book Day- 5th March 2015

Thousands of children across the country will be celebrating World Book Day at their school on 5th March 2015. World Book Day, with support from UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation)is a celebration of books and reading. A worldwide event, it is marked in over 100 countries across the globe. I CAN is committed to promoting the importance …

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Talk Boost

The Impact of Talk Boost

Talk Boost intervention from I CAN is a successful evidence-based programme developed to help narrow the gap between 4-7 year olds with language delay and their peers. Talk Boost was developed and evaluated using evidence collected by professionals in two comprehensive trials (and ongoing evaluations.) Talk Boost is a ten week intervention programme, delivered three times a week by a …

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