Move and Learn

This course has evolved from the Funfit gross motor skills programme  and works to develop coordination and fundamental motor skills. It covers  the theory of why  and how to use movement to assist children to focus and learn. The course is suitable for SENCo, teachers and teaching assistants working with children in key stage 1 and 2 (4-11 years)

Course contents

  • Children at risk of a movement disorder
  • Dyspraxia and Developmental coordination disorder
  • Motor skill development and postural control
  • Sensory processing and its role in learning
  • Move and Learn activities and running the programme
  • Outcome measure