An Overview of the Learning Profile of Children with Down Syndrome at the Primary School Stage

Date & Time: 12th February 2024 19:00-21:00

Location: Webinar-Zoom

Tutor: Fidelma Brady

This webinar will support those working with children with Down syndrome at the primary
school stage, in both mainstream and special settings. The specific learning needs or
learning profile of the child will be outlined; and the implications for educators will be
discussed. The importance of adapting the curriculum and differentiating teaching materials
will be highlighted. Approaches to literacy, numeracy and behaviour will be suggested with
useful resources and programmes discussed. Opportunities will be provided for Q & A and discussion.