Classroom Presentations

Classroom Presentations

Epilepsy Southwestern Ontario's free Classroom Presentation teaches students about epilepsy and helps make the classroom a more welcoming environment for children living with epilepsy or seizure disorders.

  • Age group: all
  • Length: 20 – 45 minutes
  • Topics: Age appropriate information about the brain, what a seizure is, and what to do if someone is having a seizure
  • Equipment needed: SMARTBOARD or computer, speakers and data projector

Grade 5 Thinking About Epilepsy Presentation

ESWO offers Thinking About Epilepsy, a FREE 45-minute interactive classroom presentation. This program is evidence based and has been proven to significantly increase knowledge about seizures and decrease stigma. This presentation meets specific expectations of the Grade 5 Ontario School Curriculum. The facilitator uses props, EEGs, the Famous People Game, video clips and an interactive demonstration to reinforce specific expectations.

*Funded by United Way Chatham in Chatham-Kent Region

Booking Sheets:

Grade 5 Thinking About Epilepsy – Catholic

Grade 5 Thinking About Epilepsy – Public

Classroom Presentation are available in the Thames Valley, Windsor, Essex, Sarnia, Lambton and Chatham-Kent regions.

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