This section contains material to support you in your work with children and young people in enabling participation.
The resources have been used in all City of York schools as part of the project "Listen to me," which focuses on using person centred approaches in meetings and reviews.
Five printable booklets to use with children and young people to enable participation and listening to children and young people.
A City of York document, which should be used in reviews and transition planning. The traffic lights are used to guide consultation.
A range of materials that support the Listen to Me booklets using words, symbols and other creative methods to enable a child or young person to make a contribution to their review and planning meetings.
Communicate and Print Files
Feedback cards to check progress on your person centred reviews.
Scaling sheets and how to use them to review progress, set targets and measure outcomes.
Film strips of model pupil centred reviews to analyse and discuss.
A PowerPoint template to use with children and young people to help them express their views. There are prompts within the template to support this.
Games and activities, which enable consultation, either in a group or individually.
Instructions on how to make invitations with symbols and some example invitations.
Photo story is an easy to use programme which changes photos into a film show with sound, annotations and voice over.
A guidance and checklist for using the Listen to Me approach and resources.