Jigsaw School teaching staff enjoyed time with Dr. Grant Gautreaux recently during his consultation visit to Jigsaw – Dr. Gautreaux ran one-on-one consultations and workshops across the teaching team as well having an opportunity to deliver a face to face session with his Masters students.
A Spotacular Children in Need Day recently at Jigsaw! Fun dressing up, exciting activities plus delicious cakes and cookies for sale all combined to raise £258.86 for Children in Need.
Jigsaw supported Anti Bullying Week 2018 with a range of activities and lessons across classes including Odd Socks Day – here’s a photo of the Three Little Pigs and the Big Bad Wolf sock puppets!
Each year we ask teachers and learning support workers for ideas for additional gifts/resources that we can include on a Christmas Wishlist for our learners and, as always, they’ve come up with some great ideas. We then set up the Wishlist on Amazon for anyone interested in purchasing a seasonal gift for our learners.
We are absolutely thrilled with this year’s design – thank you to local artist Daleen Coetzee for creating something so stunning! They are A5 size, packs of 5 and cost £3.50 per pack (plus postage where necessary). Inside greeting reads: “and best wishes for the New Year”.
We were delighted to host the UK-SBA ABA in Schools SIG last Thursday in our new Training Suite here at Jigsaw.
Everywhere you looked, there were signs of Ancient Egypt across Jigsaw recently! History Week’s theme this term was Ancient Egypt and hosted cartouche painting workshops, dance workshops as well opportunities for some spectacular displays to be created.