Riccarton High School Riccarton High School

Kohanga Ako Learning Guide

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms K. McCarthy.

Recommended Prior Learning

An understanding and empathy for students who have a disability. It is necessary to have patience and to be adaptable

Develop skills, knowledge and attitudes to support students with a disability in their learning. This will include verbal and nonverbal communication, active listening and working alongside a diverse range of students. In order to build a successful relationship with students you must attend all timetabled lessons. You will be expected to complete a brief assignment and reflect on your learning . This elective is limited to 6 students each semester.

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