Upcoming Workshops

May 2015


Improve Spelling Scores

With Julie Bradley

At St Mary's Catholic School

37 Carnot Street, Rotorua

Wednesday the 6th of May, 2015

From 3:30pm - 6:30pm


PMP - Full Day course

With Gill Connell

At Bradford School

42 a Bradford Street , Dunedin

Wednesday the 6th of May, 2015

From 9:00am - 4:00pm


Get Ready For School

With Wendy Perera

At Head Start

350 South Road Caversham, Dunedin

Thursday the 28th of May, 2015

From 4:00pm - 6:00pm


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