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 Group (10:40am- 12pm)
Suitable for children starting Prep in 2019. This program targets the development of a range of crucial skills including hand strength, pencil control, writing their name and scissor skills.

Group 3: Prep & Grade 1 Writing Foundations Group (1pm- 2:20pm)
Suitable for children in Prep & Grade 1 in 2018. This program looks to consolidate pencil control, letter formation, line placement and writing automation and simple sentence composition.

Group 4: Grades 2 & 3 Handwriting Skills Group (2:40pm- 4pm)
Suitable for children in Grades 2 & 3 in 2018. This program looks to consolidate pencil control, letter formation, writing automation, handwriting speed and sentence composition.

Refining Writing- Offered as an individual intensive (3 x 30 minute sessions)
Suitable for children Grades 3+. 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

  • September School Holidays- 24th- 26th September
  • January School Holidays- Monday 21st– Wednesday 23rd
  • April School Holidays- Monday 8th– Wednesday 10th

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.