The Process of Transition

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Issue 1: Authority initiatives: Preparing pupils for the move

 

Task 1.3 - Falkirk: Nurture Group

Falkirk work closely with Barnardo's to offer pupils identified by their primary school as those who would benefit from extra transition support, an enhanced programme throughout this important year.

  • 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 TP1.3

Positive outcomes of Transition Nurture Group

Falkirk work closely with Barnardo's to offer pupils extra transition support


Elaine Fish - Transition group worker
Barnardo's
 

• Nurture groups



Elaine Fish - Transition group worker
Barnardo's
 

• Strategies offered to secondary staff



Linda Assur - Transition group worker
Barnardo's
 

• Buddy system



Linda Assur - Transition group worker
Barnardo's
 

• Transition groups in S1



Elaine Fish - Transition group worker
Barnardo's
 

• Transition group with Buddies