21st Century Children: language, literacy and learning across the curriculum

Provider: YPO
£120.00 + VAT Each full day course is £120 +VAT with a £95 YPO voucher in return to every attending delegate.

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Description After 30 years as a literacy specialist, Sue Palmer is now also widely known for her books on modern childhood – ‘Toxic Childhood’, ‘Detoxing Childhood’, ‘21st Century Boys’ and ‘21st Century Girls’. This course brings together her research on lifestyle changes (especially the way these affect learning in children and young people).
Duration 1 day

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Categories English / Literacy, Teaching staff, Out of school
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students This course will
• Show insights into language development and its impact on learning
• Highlight the importance throughout the foundation and primary years of active, multisensory learning and an emphasis on speaking and listening
• Give a simple model for teaching Literacy across the curriculum (appropriate for all ages)
• Give ways of organizing and recording learning across the curriculum (skeletons)
• Highlight ideas for developing active learning, ‘talk for learning’ and ‘talk for writing’
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Details This course will be delivered by Sue Palmer
Sue is a former primary headteacher, independent writer, presenter and consultant on primary education, notably literacy, voted among the 20 most influential figures by the London Evening Standard in 2009.
Sue has written over 200 books, TV programmes and software packages on the subject of literacy and has acted as an independent consultant to the DfES, National Literacy Trust, Basic Skills Agency and the BBC.

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