All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘teachers’

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Impact of COMPOT monitoring tool

Esther Flynn, Speech and Language Therapist at I CAN’s Dawn House School reports on the impact of their COMPOT (Communication Progress Over Time) monitoring tool The therapy team at I CAN‘s Dawn House School were set the task of developing a tool for showing children’s progress with their functional communication skills. This was a challenge they were keen to meet and …

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Talk Boost KS2 Launch

‘This intervention enabled all of the children to make progress with their communication skills.’ – SENCo, St James Church School, Taunton,  Somerset. Last week I CAN launched its latest intervention programme – Talk Boost KS2 targeted at children aged 7-10 who have delayed language development. We know that good language skills are crucial for learning, literacy and making friends but that …

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No Pens Day Wednesday – 7th October 2015

With less than three weeks to go until No Pens Day Wednesday 2015, we thought we’d let you know about the fantastic new resources that have recently gone live on the website. Firstly, we have added a range of new free lesson plans for Secondary, Special and Early Years settings, bringing our total number of Trust lesson plans on the site to almost …

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New books available on I CAN’s shop: Helping Children to Improve their Communication Skills Review

The Helping Children to Improve their Communication Skills book from Jessica Kingsley Publishers provides ideas for activities for professionals working with children aged 5 to 12 years old with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN), as well as parents of children with SLCN. Part 1 gives the theoretical and practical background to SLCN, helping to increase the confidence of professionals …

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