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Sion Mills Primary School West View Terrace, Sion Mills
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Speech & Language

Welcome to Sion Mills Speech & Language Class

General

Sion Mills Speech & Language Unit is a specialised provision for children with Specific Language Impairment (SLI).  The class has a maximum of twelve pupils attending at any one time and children can attend the class for up to two years before being reintegrated into their mainstream school. The children will attend the Speech & Language Class for 4 days ( Monday-Thursday) and will attend their Mainstream School on a Friday. A Speech & Language Therapist and Technical Instructor works alongside the teacher to ensure that Speech and Language Development are central to all learning.

The Curriculum

The children attending the Speech and Language Class will be immersed in a language rich environment which is aimed at developing their expressive and receptive language skills. They will follow the Northern Ireland Curriculum and have access to all areas of the curriculum to include:- Numeracy, Literacy, The Arts, The World Around Us, Personal Development and Mutual Understanding, Religion and Physical Education.

 

Speech and Language Class Staff

The S&LC will be staffed as follows:-

1 Teacher - Miss Deirdre Walsh

1 Classroom Assistant - Mrs. Yvonne Gilchrist

1 Speech and Language Therapist - Mrs. Donna Fox

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

News

16th Oct 2019
Sion Mills Speech and Language Class made a Scarecrow. We named our Scarecrow...
 
 
 
 

Latest Photographs

We made a Scarecrow. He is called Sandy
We made a Scarecrow. He is called Sandy
 
Look at our Herb Garden
Look at our Herb Garden
 
We like to play on the Climbing Frame
We like to play on the Climbing Frame
 
P1s are copying a pattern
P1s are copying a pattern
 
 
Lunch Time in Sion Mills
Lunch Time in Sion Mills
 
We like to read books
We like to read books
 
Lunch Time in Sion Mills
Lunch Time in Sion Mills
 
 
I wonder what I would like to eat
I wonder what I would like to eat
 
Look at me drying the doll
Look at me drying the doll
 
Star of the week
Star of the week
 
Assembly Time
Assembly Time
 
Assemblt Time
Assemblt Time
 
 
We are going on a Listening Walsk
We are going on a Listening Walsk
 
 
I like cooking
I like cooking
 
Making Spiders webs
Making Spiders webs
 
Threading activities
Threading activities
 
Washing the dolls
Washing the dolls
 
 

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