University of Edinburgh

Creative and multi-sensory approaches to teaching music for pupils with additional support needs & MDVI

Date: Wednesday 18 March 2009
Venue: Canaan Lane Campus, The Royal Blind School, Edinburgh
Time: 10 am - 4 pm
Cost: £80; 20 (Parent/unwaged)
Closing date: 25 February 2009


Practical course involving workshops and observations of class work with pupils of The Royal Blind School. Activities will include ideas for music and movement, multi-sensory theme work and sensory music lessons for pupils with MDVI.  The course will be lead by experienced music teachers of the Royal Blind School.

Target Audience: peripatetic teachers of the visually Impaired, class teachers and classroom assistants from Primary, Secondary, or Special Schools working with visually impaired children and young people with additional support needs.

Restrictions: Maximum of 10 participants.

Presenters: Jill Reeves, Louisa Morley & Karl Macrae, The Royal Blind School, Edinburgh