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By Lisa, May 20 2019 12:08AM

The NEW suite of Supported Learning unit standards will help recognise even more student skills and knowledge and can be applied in a range of meaningful and valuable contexts for students needing support with their learning. Each week SLR want to focus on a different standard and package from the new suite and give you more details than we have on our website. If you can't view this, download the .pdf information sheet attached and head over to our website to view even more sample pages (SLR new suite of Supported Learning packages)


Meanwhile, have a look through the following SLR outline for the second package we are outlining called KNOW OUR PLACE (.pdf attached) showing how targeted students can gain recognition and achieve NCEA Level 1 credits by having the right material at the right time for the right student.


FOCUS ON: KNOW OUR PLACE (US29304): Describe elements of our culture, basic rights & resposnibilities of a citizen of Aotearoa (4 credits)


KNOW OUR PLACE is an important theme that works through a range of tasks that help students identify with being a citizen of Aotearoa. This theme cover a student’s own culture outlining their family history and cultural practices, as well as showing how they understand their basic human rights and responsibilities of being a citizen of Aotearoa New Zealand. It is filled with useful social and thinking skills about NZ laws, environment & culture.


Content Outline:


• Own culture – family/whakapapa

• Own culture – cultural practices

• Basic human rights

• Responsibilities

• Laws and rules in NZ

• Bicultural practices

• Environment in NZ


Head over to the assessments > new Supported Learning page to see samples and more packages. ... http://www.supportedlearning.com/?use_flash=1#/new-ncea-l1-supported-learning/4593944974




By Lisa, May 9 2019 11:24PM

The NEW suite of Supported Learning unit standards will help recognise even more student skills and knowledge and can be applied in a range of meaningful and valuable contexts for students needing support with their learning. Each week SLR want to focus on a different standard and package from the new suite and give you more details than we have on our website. If you can't view this, download the .pdf information sheet attached and head over to our website to view even more sample pages (SLR new suite of Supported Learning packages)




Meanwhile, have a look through the following SLR outline for the first package we are outlining called COMMUNICATE WITH ME (.pdf attached) showing how targeted students can gain recognition and achieve NCEA Level 1 credits by having the right material at the right time for the right student.






FOCUS ON: COMMUNICATE WITH ME (US29302): Demonstrate interpersonal skills in familiar contexts (4 credits)



COMMUNICATE WITH ME works through a range of skills students use when they interact with people familiar to them. The familiar contexts could be chatting to their friends, family, colleagues, coaches or in more formal interviews, meetings, planning sessions etc.


When we interact with people, we use a range of interpersonal skills to communicate messages, offer feedback, share ideas, solve problems or negotiate and all of these skills are presented in fun, active, visual and engaging tasks.


Content Outline:


Interpersonal communication

Familiar people

Speaking & listening skills

Feedback skills

Communicate without words

1:1 situations

Small group situations

Resolving conflict

Problem solving

Negotiating


Head over to the assessments > new Supported Learning page to see samples and more packages. ... http://www.supportedlearning.com/?use_flash=1#/new-ncea-l1-supported-learning/4593944974

By Lisa, May 9 2019 11:24PM

The NEW suite of Supported Learning unit standards will help recognise even more student skills and knowledge and can be applied in a range of meaningful and valuable contexts for students needing support with their learning. Each week SLR want to focus on a different standard and package from the new suite and give you more details than we have on our website. If you can't view this, download the .pdf information sheet attached and head over to our website to view even more sample pages (SLR new suite of Supported Learning packages)




Meanwhile, have a look through the following SLR outline for the first package we are outlining called COMMUNICATE WITH ME (.pdf attached) showing how targeted students can gain recognition and achieve NCEA Level 1 credits by having the right material at the right time for the right student.






FOCUS ON: COMMUNICATE WITH ME (US29302): Demonstrate interpersonal skills in familiar contexts (4 credits)



COMMUNICATE WITH ME works through a range of skills students use when they interact with people familiar to them. The familiar contexts could be chatting to their friends, family, colleagues, coaches or in more formal interviews, meetings, planning sessions etc.


When we interact with people, we use a range of interpersonal skills to communicate messages, offer feedback, share ideas, solve problems or negotiate and all of these skills are presented in fun, active, visual and engaging tasks.


Content Outline:


Interpersonal communication

Familiar people

Speaking & listening skills

Feedback skills

Communicate without words

1:1 situations

Small group situations

Resolving conflict

Problem solving

Negotiating


Head over to the assessments > new Supported Learning page to see samples and more packages. ... http://www.supportedlearning.com/?use_flash=1#/new-ncea-l1-supported-learning/4593944974

By Lisa, May 6 2019 11:23PM

Term 2-3 2019 is going to be an EXCITING time for Supporting Learning.


For our many students who may find areas of learning challenging through a learning or intellectual disability or need adapated programmes, NZQA have devised a new suite of NCEA L1 Supported Learning standards to replace the original suite which expires this year.


While we released our material and programmes for these new standards last year and many schools starting using it straight away, with the expiry date of the original suite fast approaching (31 Dec 2019) it is time to seriously think about how programmes and options for your students will look from 2020.


We will be doing a promo for each new pacakge throughout Terms 2-3 so you are familiar and confident about your own options for staff and the exciting opportunities ahead for students. Look out for emails starting Week Two Term Two.


If you are not on our email list, just email us on info@supportedlearning.com (Subject: Please add my email) and you will receive all the information, sample pages, special discounts and our guidance.


Lisa



By Lisa, Jun 1 2018 02:17AM

We are so pleased to be releasing the first workbooklets in our Supporting Learning Social Studies range, ready for delivering in NZ secondary or alternative classrooms.


The booklets are filled with easy to deliver tasks, relevant skills and link into key L1-4 content outlined as crucial for learners in the NZ Social Studies curriclum.


You will see key literacy, numeracy, thinking and social skills embedded throughout engaging and practical tasks ... all in the same style as our other successful workbooklets.


Head along to the Social Studies webpage under "WORKBOOKLETS" to view themes, contents, outlines and sample pages. To order a $45 .pdf workbooklet (which you can use as many times as you like!) just email Sam on info@supportedlearning.com.


Lisa

By Lisa, Dec 4 2017 04:15AM

FINALLY THE DAY HAS ARRIVED!!!!!


After a fantastic preview session with some Auckland schools and RTLB Cluster 13 last week... we have great pleasure in going LIVE with the whole suite of new supported learning assessment packages ready for 2018!


Head over to the assessment section and go to the drop down NEW Supported Learning and broswe away over the summer!


What exciting times ahead supporting all our learners to get recognition and achieve NCEA L1 credits for their skills and knowledge!

By Lisa, Nov 6 2017 01:53AM

We have been manic over the last month doing final formatting and updates to the new suite of Supported Learning suite of NCEA L1 assessment material. The uploads and samples will be happening week on the website, so keep an eye out.


Meanwhile though the SLR catalogue has been updated and includes the full outline of the new suite for you to look at. Other new material in the catalogue includes the $45 science booklets, the Series One booklets, the new science L1 achievement standards and the new literacy and numeracy toolboxes.


View the catalogue on the home page of the website: www.supportedlearning.com


Lisa

By Lisa, Aug 16 2017 01:55AM

WOW ... another THREE workbooklets have been released this week to help build important literacy skills. EXPLORE IT focuses on embed skills within modern topics that appeal to teens and young adults - sounds, musics, films, technology, apps etc!!


Click over to the SERIES ONE PLUS page under RESOURCES and browse around EXPLORE IT ... even our SLR staff want to do it!!!


If you want your .pdf copy of the three workbooklets for $45 + gst ... just email me and I will upload them the same day and an invoice will be emailed out separately.


HAVE FUN EXPLORING IT ...


Sam

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