Supporting Children's Learning LASER Level 1 | Sittingbourne Adult Education and Head Office

Supporting Children

Supporting Children's Learning LASER Level 1 at Sittingbourne Adult Education and Head Office

Price: £215.00 Starts: 09/11/2017 Time: 10:00 - 12:30
Tutor: Andrea King Ends: 25/01/2018 Location: Sittingbourne Adult Education and Head Office
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: THU Duration: 10 weeks

About this course

This introductory course is ideal for those who care for or work with children. As part of this Level 1 Supporting Children’s Learning course, you will explore ways in which children learn and why some methods are more appropriate for some children than others. You will have the opportunity to try out some children’s activities and discuss how they help learning. It is beneficial if you are able to explore these ideas and activities with children during the course.

Initial assessment is carried out at the beginning of the course and you will have the opportunity to discuss with your tutor what you would like to achieve as well as your progress.

You will put together a portfolio of work showing your progress during the course. This will include explaining multi-sensory learning and writing about ways in which children learn English and Maths. You will also adapt or create a learning resource which can be used by children to help them learn.

You will gain a certificate on successful completion of the course - LASER Level 1 Introduction to Supporting Children's Learning.

How will I be taught?

The course will include tutor presentations, discussions in small and large groups as well as activities related to the development of English and Maths skills. Students will be encouraged to share their ideas, increase their own knowledge and explore ways in which to support children’s learning.
Tutors will give feedback on homework as well as classroom activities. Tutors will monitor and discuss progress with students.

What do I need to bring with me?

Two A4 files, one for course work and a separate one for the portfolio. You may also like to bring a notebook, pen and USB stick.

What can I do next?

Teaching Assistant – Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Certificate OCR Level 2.

What do I need to join the course

You should be able to follow spoken and written instructions, read handouts/exercises and take part in group discussions. You will need to attend regularly.
This Supporting Children’s Learning course is ideal for parents and those who look after children. It is also useful for classroom helpers of children aged 5 to 11 years and anyone considering taking a qualification as a Teaching Assistant.

About the Tutor: Andrea King

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Getting there

Sittingbourne Adult Education and Head Office
Unit A/B London Road Trading Estate
London Road
Sittingbourne
Swale
Kent
ME10 1SX


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code SIT/56448/F/PF.
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