Total communication environment – Makaton, symbols, AAC. PECs
PSHE/Citizenship/RSE integral to all aspects of curriculum
Focus on developing life skills, promoting independence and preparation for adulthood
Building Learning Power is promoted across the curriculum to support lifelong learning
Alternative activities/opportunities for those due to leave during current academic year i.e.
transition visits to
college, work undertaken at Ryton Gardens
Outdoor learning/animal care /horticulture
Enrichment activities – KS3&4 i.e. sensory drama, sing and sign
Whole school events – Literally festival, anti-bullying week, creative arts week, science week
Charity fund raising days – Children in Need, Comic Relief etc.