The Shefa Center Events

05 Jul

Multisensory Math Summer Workshop

  • 09:00 am
  • Online via Zoom

This three-day virtual course will provide concrete strategies for making math accessible to all learners. Using a math program developed by language and math specialist Marilyn Zecher, Shefa's math program applies Orton-Gillingham multisensory instructional strategies to mathematics. Learn effective methods for teaching math concepts and explicit instructional language to support understanding and retention. Concepts from lower and middle school will be modeled with special emphasis on skills taught in K-5, including numeracy, place value, basic operations, multiplication and division, fractions and decimals.

11 Jul

PAF Reading Program Summer Workshop

  • 09:00 am
  • Online via Zoom

This four-day virtual course will focus on multisensory techniques for teaching reading and spelling in grades 1-5 using the PAF Reading Program. PAF incorporates the theory and practices of Orton-Gillingham instruction into an intervention program that can be used with students who are at-risk for reading difficulties, students who are struggling with reading and are in need of remediation, and as an effective beginning reading program for all students. Topics include instructional practices supported by the latest research on developing accurate and fluent reading and comprehension, lesson planning, and curriculum-based assessments.

Please email center@shefaschool.org to register for upcoming events.

The Shefa School

40 East 29th Street, New York, NY 10016
212-873-1300  |  info@shefaschool.org

© 2022 The Shefa School. All rights reserved.

40 East 29th Street, New York, NY 10016
212-873-1300  |  info@shefaschool.org

© 2022 The Shefa School. All rights reserved.