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St Joseph's R.C. Primary School

Parent Workshop- Speech Development

An opportunity for parents, grandparents, carers, and childminders to explore how to develop and support a child’s speech production. These sessions will ONLY focus on speech production. Other aspects of communication difficulties such as understanding and use of language will not be discussed.

WHO? Who are the SLCN Team? The SLCN team is made up of Specialist Teachers, a Speech and Language Therapist and Specialist Teaching Assistants.  We work in partnership with pupils, families, and schools.

WHAT? What will we find out?

Morning One                              Morning Two

Why speech is important?                                  How does a sound develop?

How are sounds made?                                     Activities to support speech.

Ages and stages.                                               How often to practice.

Common Errors                                                  English as an additional language.

Strategies                                                           Concerns- seeking help.      


WHERE? We look forward to seeing you virtually over Microsoft Teams (you will be sent an invite by email)  

WHEN?  Come to both mornings       

Wed 26th October 2022     

10.00 -11.30am                                                               Thurs 27th October 2022            10.00 - 11.30 am


HOW? How do I arrange my free place on these sessions?


*Please note numbers are limited and on a first come first served basis

A few days before the event we will send you a calendar invite by email.  You will then need to click on this link to access the session.  You will need to download the ‘Microsoft Teams’ app on your device prior t