Teaching Children to Read: Creating Outstanding Provision
A half-day course exploring how to teach reading effectively in KS1 and KS2 to secure maximum progress and depth in learning.
This course aims to:
- Develop teachers’ confidence and enthusiasm for teaching reading
- Equip teachers with the knowledge and tools to teach reading effectively
- Explore the relationship of phonics with other strategies for teaching reading
- Increase participants’ knowledge of the formal reading tests and how to prepare children for these
- Explore how outstanding reading teaching can be embedded across the school
This course will cover the following areas:
- Teaching & embedding phonics – including active phonics
- Delivering & managing high quality guided reading sessions
- Using effective questioning to ensure depth in learning
- Preparing for end of key stage tests
- Developing reading for pleasure
- Closing the gap for struggling learners
- Leading reading across the school
This course is aimed at reading subject leaders as well as teachers of reading.
Aimed at: KS1 and KS2 teachers
Date: Autumn Term: Monday 2nd October 2017
Spring Cohort: Thursday 8th March 2018
Time: 13:30 – 17:00
Venue: Chesterton Primary School (Dagnall Street, Battersea, London, SW11 5DT)
Booking: Please complete a Course Booking Form and return it to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Further information: Please contact Kelly McQueeney at email@example.com or call 0207 622 1619.
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