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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?
Developing Writing in the Early Years
Planning the Curriculum Around a Quality Text - Years 1 and 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
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.
Who should attend?
Primary Teachers in any year group and English subject leads
Planning the Curriculum Around a Quality Text - Years 5 and 6
This one-day course will develop practitioner’s subject knowledge of how to build the Upper KS2 curriculum around quality texts, carefully chosen to link with other curriculum areas.
Developing the Role of the English Subject Leader
This four day course provides professional and inclusive approaches to develop a clear vision for literacy teaching across the whole school, in line with the National Curriculum. Ideal for those new to the role or existing leaders, participants will be given the tools to effectively use their knowledge and resources to improve standards of learning and achievement for all pupils across the school.
What you will learn:
This four-day course has been designed by our team of expert teachers and will cover: