Upcoming Workshops

August 2014


PMP for Kids with Specific Needs

With Gill Connell

At Sommerville Special School

7 A Benghazi Road Panmure , Auckland

Friday the 1st of August, 2014

From 9:00am - 4:00pm


A Moving Child Is A Learning Child Introducing The Kinetic Scale Workshop and Book Signing

With Gill Connell

At Western Community Centre

46 Hyde Ave, Nawton, Hamilton

Tuesday the 19th of August, 2014

From 7:00pm - 8:30pm


PMP - Full Day course

With Gill Connell

At Vardon School

36 Cunningham Road Beerescourt, Hamilton

Wednesday the 20th of August, 2014

From 9:00am - 4:00pm


Teachers - PMP

Whether you're just introducing PMP coursework into your school, or you already have the programme up and running, on-going PMP teachers courses and workshops are available to enhance educators' understanding of the objectives, benefits, applications, and teaching techniques of PMP, including...

  • Rationale for Perceptual Motor Programmes
  • Skill techniques
  • Floor sessions
  • Memory training
  • Developing language through the programme
  • Evaluation procedures
  • Practical activities
  • Screening tests
  • Equipment resources needed to set up 
  • Resources


Teachers - Smart Words

  • The stages of spelling development.
  • The spelling process.
  • Implications of the spelling process on the teaching of spelling.
  • How to implement the programme...
    • The three sections of the programme.
    • How to implement each section.
    • Lesson plans for each section.
  • Placement of students on the programme.
  • Smart Words remedial teachers manual.

    CLICK here to contact Louise.  To find out more about Smart Words courses please CLICK on one of the options below:

  • Kohia Teachers' Centre
  • Waikato University - School Support Services
  • Mana Education Centre