Workshops

Little Chatterbox School Holiday Group Getting Reading for School 4-5years

Come and join our Speech Pathologists for this interactive group intensive program.

During the group we will cover:

Identifying syllables in words

Identifying and Generating Rhyme

An introduction to early sounds for reading and spelling, using the Sounds-Write Phonics program.

Parent education on topics of helping your child with home reading and spelling.

At the conclusion of the group, you will receive:

A summary report of what was covered and your child’s ability in the group.

A 15minute phone call from one of the speech pathologists discussing your child’s skills and any recommendations they have.

Details:
Monday 17th, Tuesday 18th, Wednesday 19th January 2022
9:00am – 10:00am
(You must attend all 3 sessions)
The Buzz Room, Business Station, 2232B Albany Highway, Gosnells

Cost:
$225 ($75/hour) per child, all inclusive
Private Health Insurance rebates and NDIS funding may apply

**TO REGISTER**
Email diana@perthhillsspeech.com to receive an invoice.  Your attendance will be confirmed once payment has been received in full. PLACES ARE LIMITED.

Little Chatterbox School Holiday Group Story Telling 6-8 years

Come and join our Speech Pathologists for this interactive group intensive program. 

 

During the group we will use the Talk for Writing method to cover:

Parts of stories

Modelling of a good story, using props and gestures

Story construction as a group

A craft activity related to the story

Manipulating the story so your child creates their own version of the story

Parent education on topics of helping your child with storytelling at home.

 

At the conclusion of the group, you will receive:

A summary report of what was covered and your child’s ability in the group.

A 15-minute phone call from one of the speech pathologists discussing your child’s skills and any recommendations they have.

 

Details:

Monday 17th, Tuesday 18th, Wednesday 19th January 2022. 

10:30am – 12:30pm

(You must attend all 3 sessions)

The Buzz Room, Business Station, 2232B Albany Highway, Gosnells.

 

Cost:

$450 ($75/hour) per child, all inclusive

Private Health Insurance rebates and NDIS funding may apply.

 

** TO REGISTER**

Email diana@perthhillsspeech.com to receive an invoice.  Your attendance will be confirmed once payment has been received in full. PLACES ARE LIMITED                  

Big Chatterbox School Holiday Group Story Telling and Writing 9-11 years

Come and join our Speech Pathologists for this interactive group intensive program. 

 
During the group we will use the Talk for Writing method to cover:

Using a model text to learn parts of stories

 Modelling of a good story, using props and gestures

Story construction as a group

How to edit and improve a story

Manipulating the story so your child creates their own version of the story

 A published book of short stories from all the group participants

Parent education on topics of helping your child with storytelling and writing at home.

 

At the conclusion of the group, you will receive:

 A summary report of what was covered and your child’s ability in the group.

A 15-minute phone call from one of the speech pathologists discussing your child’s skills and any recommendations they have.

 

Details:

Monday 17th, Tuesday 18th, Wednesday 19th January 2022. 

1:30pm – 3:30pm

(You must attend all 3 sessions)

The Buzz Room, Business Station, 2232B Albany Highway, Gosnells.

 
Cost:
$450 ($75/hour) per child, all inclusive
Private Health Insurance rebates and NDIS funding may apply
 
**TO REGISTER**
Email
diana@perthhillsspeech.com to receive an invoice.  Your attendance will be confirmed once payment has been received in full. PLACES ARE LIMITED.

Speech and Language Development: Birth to 5 years

Our Speech Pathologist can provide a workshop to parents, caregivers or educators about typical speech and language development, from Birth to 5 years of
age. 

This workshop can be tailor made for your group and may include the following:

  • Overview of speech;
  • Overview of language;
  • Ages and Stages of speech and language development;
  • Routines – how to incorporate language growth into the activities that you do everyday;
  • Story Time – how to make the most of this special activity;
  • Q & A time – both open to the floor and an opportunity for 1:1 conversations.

Story Time

This workshop provides parents, caregivers or educators with some practical skills of how to make story time more than just reading some words in a book.  The workshop covers the following areas:

  • Stages of Literacy acquisition;
  • How to turn story time into a conversation;
  • How to teach your child new words;
  • How to develop your child’s ability to understand the story;
  • How to teach your child about the print in books;
  • How to develop your child’s skill of sound awareness.

Our Speech Pathologist can provide this workshop in 2 ways:

 

  1. Information workshop ONLY, where participants are provided with 2.5 hours of information about story time and how to make the most of this special time, to enhance your child’s literacy acquisition.
  2. Information and Practice workshop, where participants are provided with 45 minutes of information (whilst your child is being cared for in a creche type facility) and then given the opportunity to practice this with their child.
adult and child looking at a book and laughing