All hub content tagged as - development

Top Tips: Supporting Your Child to Focus on and Track Objects

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Cognitive Development: Supporting Your Child to Focus on and Track Objects – activities to support the development of visual tracking skills, needed for most daily activities, coordination and physical control.

Top Tips: Teaching Your Child to Use a Spoon

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Physical Development and Self Care Skills: Teaching Your Child to Use a Spoon – activities to support your child to develop the fine motor skills needed to begin using a spoon.

Top Tips: Teaching Your Child to Drink from an Open Cup

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Physical Development and Self Care Skills: Teaching Your Child to Drink from an Open Cup – activities to support your child to develop the oral skills needed for drinking / feeding.

Top Tips: Teaching Your Child to Crawl

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Physical Development, Moving and Handling: Teaching Your Child to Crawl – activities to support your child to develop the strength and skills needed for crawling.

Top Tips: Teaching Your Child to Sit

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Physical Development, Moving and Handling: Teaching Your Child to Sit – activities to support your child to develop the strength and skills needed for sitting.

Top Tips: Teaching Your Child to Use Scissors

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Fine Motor Skills: Teaching Your Child to Use Scissors - lots of activities to develop the 'squeezing' action of the thumb and fingers that is required for using scissors.

Top Tips: Teaching Your Child to Thread

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Fine Motor Skills: Teaching Your Child to Thread - an important skill that underlies a number of daily living tasks including being able to fasten and unfasten buttons.

Top Tips: Teaching Your Child to Match Colours

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Cognitive Skills: Teaching Your Child to Match Colours - activities to support your child to develop the skills to match.

Top Tips: Teaching Your Child to Count Out the Correct Quantity

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Cognitive Skills: Teaching Your Child to Count Out the Correct Quantity - activities to support developing an understanding of quantity.  

Working to Sustain and Develop Portage - NPA Development Report 2016

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2016 report detailing the findings of an NPA commissioned reasearch project, buidling on the 2014 Portage Labour Market Report. Funded through an NPA / DfE grant & produced by John Parry, this report looks at how the NPA can work to develop and sustain the availability of Portage in England.

Main areas of the study were: to consider how the NPA engages with services, find out what services find most useful, consider challenges and opportunities services face over the next five years and suggest ways forward that the NPA consider to support services.