Let's Write! Improving Reading and Writing Using Poetry
Teaching Reading in the Early Years
Meeting the Needs of More Able Pupils in Year 5/6
Run in partnership with the English and Media Centre, this course looks at how knowledge and skills can be developed in KS2 to stretch and challenge students, and equips teachers on how best to prepare and guide pupils as they transition into KS3.
Who should attend?
Year 5 and 6 Teachers, KS2 Phase Leaders/Coordinators.
What you will learn:
Led by experts across primary and secondary teaching, the day’s highly practical and text-rich session will cover:
Excellence in Literacy for NQTs: Teaching Writing
This specialist one day course is part our Excellence in Literacy for NQTs programme, and has a focus on writing.
What you will learn
This course provides Newly Qualified Teachers with essential subject knowledge and understanding of how to support children’s progress and development in writing. The course is highly practical and investigates ways to plan well-chosen activities to support children’s progress in all aspects of writing, using high-quality children’s literature.
What participants will receive?
Teaching Reading in Years 1/2
Planning the Curriculum Around a Quality Text - Years 3 and 4
This one day course will develop practitioner’s subject knowledge of how to build the Lower Key Stage 2 curriculum around quality texts, carefully chosen to link with other curriculum areas.
Effective Spelling in a Rich Reading Curriculum
Due to heavy demand our Autumn course has sold out but booking is now open for our next course in March.
This course will explore a range of strategies and resources to enhance spelling attainment of all children based on the research from the CLPE publication Understanding Spelling. It will make teachers think about their current spelling approach looking at strategies and approaches to improve and enhance this teaching to ensure children become confident, effective spellers, in line with the requirements of the National Curriculum.