Understand visual skills development
The tailored courses use our flagship products. Positive Looking 1 which focuses on motor visual skills. And Positive Looking 2 which focuses on visual perception skills. Presented as half day training sessions to fully explain the skills and resources. You can also have both products can delivered together during a full day session.
The format of both courses is the same.
Positive Looking 1, is an easy to use guide. Offering a comprehensive framework. Designed to help support and develop a child’s visual skills. Recently expanded and updated to include a section on Independent Living Skills. Positive Looking 1 concerns the motor visual skills associated with optical functioning. These include awareness, attention, fixation, tracking and scanning.
Our second ssection Positive Looking 2 is easy and simple to use. Filled with practical suggestions and clear observation points. Adaptable templates allow for planning activity sessions, recording engagement and tracking progress. Promote the use of common, everyday resources. Create simple-to-make games for development of visual perception strategies and skills.
These practical, resource rich courses are ideal for any education setting. They explain the visual skills, and the goal for development in each case.
The courses include demonstrations of how to develop each skill. Explores ideas and activities to support the practitioner. Helping to plan targeted interventions. Explaining observation points to help assess and identify the child’s responses.
Both Positive Looking 1 and Positive Looking 2 are available to buy to go with this course.
Yvonne Smith is a teacher of VI. Based at the Bradford Service for VI. She shares the difference Positive Looking has made.