Task 1.1 - West Lothian: Literacy Base
West Lothian recognises that it is of value to pupils with dyslexia to meet together to develop an understanding of the nature of dyslexia and to move to secondary with a range of appropriate strategies.
In the clips below, Carolan Burnet, Principal Teacher, Literacy Services, Literacy Base teacher Ann Owen and P7 pupil Hannah describe some of the activities offered during the Transition Programme which runs in the summer term of P7.
- Listen to the clips below
- Discuss the approach taken in this authority
- List the positive outcomes for pupils with dyslexia who have had this level of support during the transition phase
Task sheet TP1.1 - West Lothian: Literacy Base
Positive outcomes of Literacy Base Transition Programme
West Lothian offer a transition programme to P7 pupils with dyslexia.