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Working with Hannah is a unique and detailed snapshot of the first years of schooling for a child with Down's Syndrome and severe mobility and communication problems. Written by two classroom assistants, who supported Hannah during her two and a half years in a mainstream infant school, this book shows how the right level of support can make inclusion a success not only for the child and family but also for the school itself. This practical guide describes the 'hands on' approach of Hannah's day-to-day management in a busy school. Topics covered include: *finding a school *how the school prepares *adapting the curriculum *recognising the importance of friendship *incorporating therapies into the school day *additional aspects of personal and, physical care *setting up communication systems. There are key points at the end of chapters, which highlight the salient aspects and offer practical advice.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415222822
ISBN-10: 0415222826
Format: Paperback
(246mm x 174mm x 6mm)
Pages: 110
Imprint: Routledge Falmer
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 25-Sep-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Chris Glass

Before working as classroom assistants for children with special educational needs Liz Wise worked in marketing and PR before becoming a counsellor and Chris Glass had a background in nursing and nurse education.