Classes

Summer 2017 Classes

For and and all education questions, registrations, etc. please e-mail Holly Witherwax, Education Coordinator at Holly@DSABV.org

CLASSES FOR TEENS AND ADULTS

This summer, our goal is to focus on skills that have a purpose for the future.

  1. Communication skills that have an emphasis on expanding students basic conversation skills to include opportunities for more robust conversations. Skills to be addressed: asking appropriate questions for the conversation and self-advocacy in sharing of ideas and opinions.
  2. Important signs and landmarks that place a value to everyday living. This leads to personal and community safety skills.IMG_1701
  3. Everyday safety, hygiene, and exercise that benefits students daily.

Ages: age 15+ or as deemed appropriate by parent & DSABV                       
Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: DSABV Office
Cost: $100 in a one-time payment or $20 per session

Dates: Classes will be held Monday through Friday from 10:30 pm – 12:30 pm at DSABV. Students may attend one session or all sessions.  Skills are cumulative. In addition, field trips will be planned.

Session 1: June 19 – June 23
Session 2: June 26 –  June 30
Session 3: July 10 – July 14
Session 4: July 17 – July 21
Session 5: July 31 – August 4
Session 6: August 7 – August 11

Summer 2017 Teens & Adults Class Registration

Or register here: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=5gg4odzab&oeidk=a07ee8cjme2e64e76ac

CLASSES FOR MIDDLES

This summer students will focus on:

  1. Communication skills that emphasizes on listening to details and following directions which lead to independence.
  2. Routines that provide safety, hygiene, and exercise.
  3. People and landmarks that have value in everyday living. This leads to personal and community safety skills.17917733_10154331132225925_912493577887326462_o

Age: 8-14 years or as deemed appropriate by parent & DSABV
Time: 6:00-7:30 pm  
Location: DSABV Office
Cost: $50 for all session or $20 per sessions

Dates: Classes will be one held Monday through Friday from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm at DSABV. Students may attend one or all sessions. Skills are cumulative. In addition, field trips will be planned.

Session 1: June 26-June 30
Session 2: July 10 – July 14
Session 3: July 31 – August 4

Summer 2017 Middles Student Registration

Or register here: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=5gg4odzab&oeidk=a07ee8cnbv4ea66d7e7

CLASSES FOR LITTLES

This summer students and parents will focus on:

  1. Gross motor skill develops strength, endurance, balance, and coordination.
  2. Fine motor skill development that increases strength with hand eye coordination, use of thumb and one finger, and object manipulation, along with body awareness.
  3. Pre-Reading Skills using matching, rhyming, letter skills, listening and language skills.
  4. Number sense skills where understanding their relationships with numbers will be addressed, along with understanding symbolic representations using manipulatives, along with numbers in real world situations.

Ages: age 3-7 years or as deemed appropriate by parent & DSABV
Location: DSABV Office
Cost: $40.00 for all sessions or $25.00 per session

Dates: Classes will be once a week for five weeks at DSABV

Sessions: Motor skills and pre-reading skills: Thursday 9 am – 10 am
July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10

Summer 2017 Littles Student Registration

Or register here: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=5gg4odzab&oeidk=a07ee8cqske632bb1fa

Questions? Contact our office
(979) 778-7010
dsabv@dsabv.org

Purposeful Life: Give them Roots and Wings

Purposeful Life is in the works for new classes. Check back soon for more updates!

Free workshop series for Parents, Family Members, and Children with Exceptionalism

Topics for 2016/2017

October 6, 2016
Who is the “I” in IEP?
-Review of the ARD and IEP
March 2, 2017
Surviving Puberty – This Time As a Parent
-Adolescence and Puberty
November 3, 2016
Sticks and Stones – Words Do Hurt!
-Bullying
April 6, 2017
Behavior – What Are You Trying To Tell Me
-Behavior Management
December 1, 2016
You Can’t Pour From an Empty Cup
-Family Wellness
May 4, 2017
Teaching Social Skills – Because No One
Lives in Isolation
-Social
February 2, 2017
My Kids Going to Be a Grown Up?
-Moving Towards Independence
 *** Please RSVP each month at cdd.tamu.edu ***
Additional details:
Child Care (for ages 3+) will be available
Dinner will be provided!
Youth training available for all ages
For accessibility/transportation, please contact BVCIL at 979.776.5505