This is the Senior Multiple General Learning disability class, catering for pupils in the age range 12-18 years. The pupil exhibit a wide and diverse range of characteristics, including dependence on others to satisfy basic needs such as feeding and toileting, difficulties in mobility, problems in generalising skills from one situation to a another, significant delays in reaching developmental milestones and significant speech and/or communication difficulties.

 

Communication aids used include communication boards, objects of reference, Canon Barrie, computer programmes with switches and BIG MACKs. The sensory area in our classroom has soft mats, disco balls and reflective objects creating an effective learning environment that feels safe and in which interactions can occur spontaneously.

Teacher: Marcella Dunne

CLASS 3

Visiting Westport town 2015
Visiting Westport town 2015
Visit to Chritmas Shop
Visit to Chritmas Shop
Trip to Knock Basilica
Trip to Knock Basilica
Sowing Daffodils
Sowing Daffodils
School Tour
School Tour
Planting Herbs
Planting Herbs
Pet Farm
Pet Farm
Our creative garden
Our creative garden
On the train to Westport
On the train to Westport