Posts Tagged ‘multisensory’

Thank you for Being a Firework!

Thank you to our funders who allow us the opportunity to see the “Fireworks” in the students that we teach. This video is for you so that you can see what we see. :)


Thank you,
Fundamental Learning Center

Scientific Spelling

Scientific Spelling:

Class Dates:

September 10-11, 2014
 

Scientific Spelling

Details

Learn reliable spelling patterns and rules, multisensory strategies for permanent memorization of irregular words, and how to analyze words and word lists.

Audience

for parents and teachers of elementary and middle school students

Days

2 day workshop

Time

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cost

$322 (Includes manuals & materials)

Deposit

$70 supply deposit required

Credit Hours Available

Teachers may receive one hour of graduate credit from Friends University (additional fee required) or 36 professional development points.

Phonological Awareness

Workshop Dates:

2015 TBA 
 

Phonological Awareness

Details

Learn principles to develop specific and strategic phonological awareness lessons at all levels of the hierarchy: Listening, Oddity, Segmentation, Syllable, Blending, Manipulation.

Audience

preschool, kindergarten, and 1st grade teachers and parents

Days

1 day workshop

Time

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cost

$226 (Includes manuals & materials)

Deposit

$100 supply deposit required

Credit Hours Available

Teachers may apply 6 hours towards a unit of teacher recertification credit from Friends University (additional fee required) or 18 professional development points.

Preschool Videos

Children of the Code ~ Reading Foundations with Dr. Paula Tallal

 

Preschool Lesson Part 1

Preschool Lesson Part 2

 

Reading Rockets ~ Dr. Rebecca Silverman The Vocabulary Gap

Reading Rockets ~ Dr. Louisa Moats Letters vs. Phonemes

 

Reading Rockets ~ Becoming Aware of Print

Reading Rockets ~ Reading As Dialogue

Reading Rockets ~ The Building Blocks of Reading

Reading Rockets ~ Pre-Reader Assessment



Reading Rockets ~ Baby’s First Reading Skills


PSA

A special thanks to Cox Communications for all of their help getting this produced! We couldn’t do it without you!

Map

Fundamental Learning Center can be found on the lower level of Parklane Shopping Center (facing east) at the intersection of Lincoln and Oliver. We are located next to Dollar General.

School Nurse Conference

Presented by Jeanine Phillips, CALT, QI

Executive Director, Fundamental Learning Center

Location:  Wichita, KS

Date:  July 20, 2010


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International Dyslexia Association:  Just the Facts…Dyslexia Basics

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Pediatrics Official Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics: Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, and Vision

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Our Mission: We disseminate quality research-based programs and knowledge to educate and empower children, educational professionals, concerned parents, and the broader community for the purpose of significantly improving individual literacy skills.

We can help!

Fundamental Learning Center is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3), and we are specialists in the area of reading difficulties. The director and staff of the Fundamental Learning Center has offered assessment, consulting and educational services to private, parochial and public school systems, regular and special education educators across the State of Kansas for the past twenty years. Having incorporated the research related to reading into our teacher preparation courses, we are knowledgeable.

We can direct you to our resources for parents and teachers or community resources. It is important that you find help for the struggling child who has brought you to this website. Call us, we look forward to sharing information with you. 316.684.READ (7323).

Reading Readiness

Upcoming Dates:

November 10 – 11, 2014
 
 

Reading Readiness

Details

Learn strategies for teaching phonological awareness, oral language, letter identification, decoding, handwriting, and developmental spelling skills as well as how to establish the alphabetic principle.

Audience

for parents and teachers of kdg. and 1st grade children

Days

2 day workshop

Time

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Cost

$260 (Includes manuals & materials)

Deposit

$50 supply deposit required

Credit Hours Available

Teachers may receive one hour of graduate credit from Friends University(additional fee required) or 36 professional development points.

Multisensory Grammar

Workshop Dates:

August 8, 2014 
October 13, 2014
 
 

Multisensory Grammar

Details

Learn explicit routines for introducing and reinforcing the 8 basic parts of speech, and strategies that promote students’ use of fundamental grammar in oral and written expression.

Audience

for elementary regular and special education teachers, secondary special education teachers, educational therapists & parents

Days

1 day workshop

Time

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cost

$166 (Includes manuals & materials)

Deposit

$40 supply deposit required

Credit Hours Available

Teachers may apply 6 hours towards a unit of teacher recertification credit from Friends University. (an additional fee is required.) or 18 professional development points