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Friday, February 26 • 9:45am - 11:00am
Social Thinking Skills through Games LIMITED

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Social thinking skills is targeted at in-class provision or specialist focus groups. This workshop will be an interactive look at how we teach and process social skills through 'game' interactions. It will incorporate the 'STOPTHINKDO" strategy as a means of developing thinking strategies to prevent, diffuse or resolve social challenges. It looks at the relationship between tricky situations - emotional response and resultant behaviour. We make use of role play, drama type games and simple word and action games, culminating in a circle time reflection.

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Anthony Donovan

Tony is the Additional Needs Co-ordinator at BIS Phuket. He has developed a model to teach social skills and social thinking in a lively and 'on-the-spot fashion where students can take ownership of the material. Tony fuses drama, circle time and PSHE material to engage students in their learning. Tony originally trained at The Hope Centre in London where the centre use a Feuerstein methodology for thinking skills. He linked this initially to... Read More →



Friday February 26, 2016 9:45am - 11:00am
Community Room
  • Grade Level / Target Audience ALL