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Independent Living

This is a skills based course, covering entirely practical life skills for students with limited independence. Through structure, repetition, scaffolding, verbal, symbol support, and repetition, the pupils will internalise these skills and steps.

Learners are given the opportunity to experience the Village School Independent Living space on a weekly basis and explore different shopping facilities and complete tasks that allow them to develop communication and safety skills. Learners will experience visiting the local community and experience a range of retail outlets whilst completing set tasks

OCR Units:  

  • D3 Using shopping facilities,
  • D6 Preparing drinks and snacks,
  • D2 Planning and preparing food for an event and
  • D4 Selecting and using cooking equipment
This is a skills based course, covering entirely practical life skills for students with limited independence. Through structure, repetition, scaffolding, verbal, symbol support, and repetition, the pupils will internalise these skills and steps.