Given the stress of starting high school and the difficulties within the current climate, it has inspired us to finally start running high school transition programs to equip all students with a successful and smooth high school transition. Moving to year 7 is a child’s first big step toward independence. It is exciting and a major milestone in their lives. On Track Therapy are excited to present a holiday program designed to assist your child with understanding the expectations, learning strategies to assist with organisation, planning and flexibility as they experience the excitement and challenges of high school.
Moving to year 7 can be exciting and challenging. These worries may be even more significant and the impact on children can be immense.
Our Year 7 Transition program will assist with the following:
Study skills and Techniques
Executive Functioning It is helpful to understanding what executive functioning means. It is like the CEO of our brain and assists in a variety of ways.
The three main areas of executive function are:
Executive function is responsible for a number of skills, including:
Having deficits in Executive functioning ability can influence students in a number of ways. It can affect some or all of the following:
We aim to assist students with these challenges through our transition program. Our highly experienced transdisciplinary team can help with understanding and providing effective tools and strategies to assist students in year 7 and beyond.