Teaching Writing - Years 3 and 4
This one day Teaching Writing course focuses on Years 3 and 4 and the crucial knowledge and skills children need to develop for writing at this point in their learning. In line with the requirements of the National Curriculum, this course will support teachers to inspire a wide range of writing opportunities while also developing children’s writing skills, spelling and grammar in context.
This course is one of four Teaching Writing courses tailored to the needs of children in Reception to Year 6, meaning teachers can undertake one course on its own or attnd all four courses, to embed consistency of practice throughout their school.
What you will learn:
This course has been specially tailored to the needs of Years 3 and 4 learners by our expert teaching team, and covers the following key areas:
- How to choose and use texts to enrich vocabulary and inspire opportunities for writing.
- How to increase choice, voice and motivation as writers among your children.
- Providing a range and breadth of meaningful writing opportunities to extend children’s understanding of purpose, audience and form based on a quality text.
- Encouraging children to use and apply grammatical knowledge to impact the reader.
- How to support writing fluency including contextualised teaching of spelling.
What participants will receive:
All of our writing courses include one high quality text with associated detailed planning to allow teachers to implement the course ideas and strategies immediately in the classroom.
Participants will strengthen their knowledge of how to support children to extend their writing fluency and stamina for writing. Teachers will leave this course feeling confident to build children’s skills throughout Year 3 and 4 so they are able to improve and develop their writing at greater depth.
Book our face-to-face courses with full confidence that they will be run within government guidelines on health and safety and social distancing. Like everyone, we are having to review the situation with regards to Covid-19 regularly. If government guidance changes then we will work with you to ensure that we can deliver an alternative that meets your needs and that gives your school the training you need.
Lots of great suggestions and strategies, Charlotte was fantastic, very energetic and engaging.
Thank you for giving me a powerful insight into strong quality writing approaches.
Very informative, effective CPD. This has helped me to plan more effectively.