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Talkboost KS2
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Reason for cancellation
Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service Head Quarters, Sterling Road, Kidlington, Oxon, OX5 2DU
Course Facilitators
Michael Parker
Admin Contact
SEN Business Support Team (
Target Audience
Assistant Headteacher / Head Teachers / KS2 Teacher / Subject Lead / Teacher / Teaching Assistant / Teaching Staff
target audience
Course Types
Training course
Course categories
Vulnerable Learners / SENSS Training
Vulnerable Learners subcategories
Communication Interaction (CI)
SENSS Training subcategories
SENSS Training
Course themes
Key Stages
Course aim
Talk Boost KS2 is a targeted intervention aimed at children 7-10-year-old children with delayed language, aiming to boost their language skills helping them to catch up with their peers. The programme aims to accelerate children’s progress in language and communication, after an eight-week intervention.

KS2 (not year 6)
Pre-course Information
Date: 15th and 22nd July 2019
Time: 3.00-5.00pm
Venue: Kidlington Fire Station, Sterling Road, OX5 2 DU
Cost: £600 a pair of attendees - one must be a teacher
(includes pack to take away)

  • Supports children who are not achieving their expected levels of progress in their language development

  • Can be used to demonstrate to Ofsted how you are focusing on developing staff skills

  • Help to build relationships with parents, by reinforcing the language skills the child learned during the group sessions

  • Demonstrates the effective use of your Pupil Premium allocation

  • An all-in-one speech and language solution package

  • Can be used by non-speech and language specialists

  • Proven to improve children’s language and communication through our evidence base

  • Designed to be sustainable so you can deliver the intervention multiple times to new groups of children

  • A dedicated team at I CAN to support you to maximise the impact of Talk Boost KS2 in your school Identify, monitor and track children’s progress before and following the intervention with the online tracker

The training is suitable for year three, year four and year five teachers and teaching assistants. Participants will develop the skills and knowledge to understand the rationale behind Talk Boost KS2, by developing their awareness of speech, language and communication and typical language development in KS2. It will help participants to understand how to identify appropriate children, measure their progress and use the resources.

Start Date
Monday 15 July 2019
End Date
Monday 22 July 2019
Closing Date
Monday 1 July 2019
15:00 - 17:00
Maintained Schools, Academies and Free Schools cost
Independent and Out of County Schools cost
Schools cross channel charging band cost
Maximum Places
Places remaining