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.
- 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
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.