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We wish all Westacre pupils and families a wonderful summer holiday and look forward to welcoming pupils back on Tuesday 5th September. Prospective parents and children for the September 2018 intake are invited to our school Open Day on Thursday 21st September. The morning session will take place from 10:15 until 11:45 and the evening session from 17:00 until 19:15 (parents and children are welcome at both sessions).
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Speech and Language Tips

It's time to talk! 


Watch this space for weekly speech and language tips which could help you make a positive difference to your child's communication skills.

 

Tip Number 1:

Here are our 5 favourite ways to make a new word stick!

 

Tip Number 2:

 

Everyone gets worried sometimes.  For children this can sometimes be even more difficult because they might not have the vocabulary to express how they are feeling.  Here are 5 helpful ways to speak to an anxious child.

 

 

 

Tip Number 3

 

It's all about praise!  Make it as powerful as possible to have a real impact on how your child is feeling and how to encourage in times when reassurance is required.

 

                        

Tip Number 3:

 

Wait a moment! Provide the opportunity for children to do something independently.

 

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