Claremont School

ICT Training Courses

Claremont Training offers a range of ICT Training courses to parents, Staff and other Professionals.

 

"Installed on over half a million computers worldwide, Clicker is the award-winning literacy tool that enables students of all abilities to significantly develop their reading and writing skills." from cricksoft website

 Clicker 7 is a software tool designed to support students of all abilities, and to improve their standards of reading and writing. So many more new features within Clicker 7 to support students and for teachers to provide personalised literacy within the curriculum.

Learn how to create - Clicker Boards - built in planning tools for students to plan their writing ideas in pictures and text.

Learn how to create - Voice notes - pupils can records their own voices to prepare ideas for writing

Learn how to - Create Clicker sets - With easy to use editing tools

More pictures, accessibility options, children's voices, advanced word prediction and Use @ Home.

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In Print 3 is a flexible symbol-supported desktop publishing package for creating symbol resources, such as books, worksheets, newsletters and posters.  It provides symbol support for literacy and language, creating a symbol environment, as well as meeting individual needs.

In Print 3 is supplied with 17,000 symbols in colour and black and white from the Widgit Literacy Symbol Set.  Picture Communication Symbols (PCS) can be purchased as an Add-on.

Over 140 templates enable the user to create books, flashcards, games, rewards, comprehension and much more.

This one day course will provide hands-on training to use this software programme.  Suitable for parents, school staff, therapists, nursery nurses etc.

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 The Grid 3 is a piece of software used to enable pupils to talk with symbols and text. Pupils

 Can use it to control a computer to email and play music and videos.

 This one day course will explore a range of basic features of the software, that are fun as well as being able to promote progression in developing a pupil's skills and communication levels.

  • By the end of the course you will be able to make changes within the pre-made resources and software package.
  • You will have an awareness of the online resources and paper based materials that can be used to enhance your pupils learning and communication.
  • You will also be able to understand how to make resources from scratch that will support learning and communication
  • All of these technical skills will be taught at your own pace and there will be time to practice what you have learnt throughout the day

 

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