The Process of Transition

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Issue 1: Authority initiatives: Preparing pupils for the move

 

Task 1.2 - Aberdeenshire: Additional transition arrangements

Aberdeenshire offers enhanced transition programmes for pupils with additional needs, including dyslexia. This can be of particular importance when pupils move from small rural schools to secondary education in a larger town.

  • Listen to the clips below
  • Consider the enhanced arrangements put in place by this authority
  • List the positive arrangements for pupils with dyslexia
  • List extra issues which must be taken into consideration when pupils move from small rural schools to secondary schools in large towns

Task sheet TP1.2

Positive outcomes

Aberdeenshire offers enhanced transition programmes for pupils with additional needs


Margaret Currie - ASL teacher - Alford Community School Network

 

• Extra visits for pupils with additional needs



Margaret Currie - ASL teacher - Alford Community School Network

 

• Five day visits



Jo Fisher - HT
Tough Primary
 

• Induction Process



Jo Fisher - HT
Tough Primary
 

• Moving from the familiar to unfamiliar



Greg
Tough Primary
 

• Visits to secondary



Anne Bell
Alford Academy
 

• Extra visits for vulnerable learners



Jo Fisher - HT
Tough Primary
 

• Feedback on enhanced transition programme