This practical book is packed full of tips, advice and support for teachers, teaching assistants, classroom assistants and parents coping with children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). It promotes strategies that enable pupils with ADHD to gain full access to the curriculum, and to become successful and happy. Fintan O’Regan, the author, has many years’ experience of working with and managing ADHD children. He brings together the latest thinking on ADHD and provides a wealth of winning schooltime ideas and strategies.
The book gives advice on the different ways in which ADHD may affect girls, and reflects upon tactics to stop bullying in schools. Other chapters provide tips on developing alternative learning strategies, classroom organisation, key management principles and playtime supervision. There is also a section on how to manage school trips successfully, explaining why they are such a good idea. Often humorous and always relevant, this book will be an essential addition to any staff room library.
Contains 64 A4 pages.