New College Worcester (NCW), Whittington Road, Worcester, WR5 2JX
01905 763933



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    Introduction to LEGO Braille Bricks

    Thursday 30th January 2020

    The Introduction to LEGO Braille Bricks course offers the opportunity to find out how the bricks can be used inclusively within the classroom for a range of learners.

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    Outreach Open Days

    Wednesday 5th February 2020
    Wednesday 24th June 2020

    These informal days will give you a taste of how NCW teaches students who are vision impaired. There is the opportunity to meet subject teachers, as well as gain practical support and advice on specific curriculum areas of your choice such as Maths, PE, Music, Art, Independent Living Skills, Science and Braille.

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    Inside Screen Readers

    Wednesday 11th March 2020
    Wednesday 11th - Thursday 12th March 2020
    Thursday 12th March 2020

    Screen reading technology is the cornerstone of a blind person's access to digital information. Join us to explore a screen reader from the inside.

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    GCSE Revision Course

    Wednesday 1st - Friday 3rd April 2020

    This residential course supports students who are blind or vision impaired in Years 9, 10 and 11 with preparations for GCSEs.

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    Year 5 Taster Weekends

    Saturday 16th - Sunday 17th May 2020
    Saturday 4th - Sunday 5th July 2020

    Our Year 5 Taster Weekend is a weekend of fun activities for young people who are currently in Year 5 and are considering a place at NCW when they move into Year 7.

    The weekend gives an insight into life at NCW and can help parents and students make an informed decision about their secondary school choice. Arrangements can be made for parents to stay on site if required.

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    Supporting Primary School Students

    Tuesday 9th June 2020

    This one day course focuses on the acquisition of core skills for primary school students with a vision impairment. The day will also include a short session looking at ways to help with the development of Living Skills.

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    Success in ILS

    Friday 3rd July 2020

    The day will explore methods of food preparation, introducing equipment and core weighing, measuring and transference skills. The aim of the day will be to introduce safe methods and processes to enable simple food to be made independently.

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    Summer Activity Break for 11 - 16 year olds

    Tuesday 21st - Thursday 23rd July 2020

    A fun residential break for 11 - 16 year olds to take part in a range of activities and sports using the facilities and grounds at NCW.

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    Sixth Form Open Day

    Saturday 19th September 2020

    The Sixth Form Open Day is the opportunity to find out all the benefits of attending NCW at Sixth Form. You will learn about studying and living at NCW and how students prepare for onward transition into further or higher education, the workplace and independence.

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    Family Day

    Saturday 2nd May 2020
    Saturday 10th October 2020

    Family Day is a fun and exciting day for any family who has a child with a vision impairment. The day offers a range of activities for all ages and parents, grandparents, brothers and sisters are all welcome! There are also opportunities to attend classroom workshops with specialist teachers.

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