School Holiday Handwriting & Self Regulation Groups

Each school holidays Synchrony OT run small group programs. The programs includes 3 x 80 minute group sessions run over 3 consecutive days. The groups are run by 2 Occupational Therapists and are capped at a maximum of 5 children.

Reserve your place here:
The cost of the 3 day program is $250.  A deposit is required to secure your child’s place.

Group 1: Self Regulation (9am-10:20am)
Suitable for children between the ages of 4-7 years (Kindy- Grade 2).  Self regulation is an essential foundation skill that is vital for success in both social and educational settings. This program develops attention and behaviour skills such as sitting and listening, persistence, resilience, personal space and calming strategies. The Zones of Regulation program will also be incorporated in these sessions.

Group 2: Prep Readiness (10:40am- 12pm)
Suitable for Kindy aged children starting Prep in 2018. Ensure a smooth start to school by making sure your child has the skills necessary to succeed in Prep. This program targets the development of a range of crucial Prep-readiness skills including attention, behaviour, hand strength, pencil control, scissor skills.

Group 3: Prep Foundations (1pm- 2:20pm)
Suitable for Prep aged children. This program aims to reinforce crucial Prep skills including attention, behaviour, hand strength, pencil control, scissor skills and letter and number formation.

Group 4: Writing Foundations (2:40pm- 4pm)
Suitable for Grade 1 children. Give your child’s handwriting a boost by fine tuning the foundations for writing skills. This program looks to consolidate pencil control, letter formation, writing automation and simple sentence composition.

Refining Writing- Offered as an individual intensive (3 x 30 minute sessions)
Suitable for children Grades 2+. Your child has developed the basics for handwriting but as they progress through the grades the demands for written work also increase.  This program aims to refine writing automation, increase handwriting speed and extend the quality of written work. As this program is run as an individual intensive, you can arrange for 3 dates during the school holidays that are convenient to you.

Reserve your place here:
The cost of the 3 day program is $250.  A deposit is required to secure your child’s place.

UPCOMING GROUP DATES

  • July School Holidays-  3rd – 5th July
  • September School Holidays- 25th – 27th September
  • January School Holidays- 15th- 17th January

These dates don’t suit? No problem. Contact us about arranging an individual holiday intensive program at times that are convenient to you.

*Please note that the running of groups is subject to minimum numbers. In the event that a full group is unable to be run an individual intensive (3 x 30 minute sessions) will be offered.