The Multi-Sensory room is a room full of enjoyment and fun where the students are able to explore through their senses. We are so lucky to have this community funded room onsite.
Students from Ruru , and other Southland schools are able to access our Multi-Sensory Room as are others with diverse needs.
The Multi-Sensory Room is used mainly for three purposes
The “Magic Room” environment can be altered to provide stimulation or relaxation depending on the needs of the individual student.
It is a very positive environment which can impact hugely on student positive behaviours.
The Magic Room provides an excellent space to reinforce the current curriculum focus , as our individual student programmes are essentially designed by the students for students .
The students enjoy controlling their own environment thus ensuring positive interaction.
The students love their time in the Magic Room