Closing the Vocabulary Gap(Vocab)

Provider: Focus Education UK Ltd
£195.00 + VAT Telephone & Email
£185.00 + VAT Online
£160.00 + VAT HUB

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Description Teaching Vocabulary to Raise Standards across the Curriculum. This full day course is aimed at primary teachers and English Leads. The aim of this course is to explore the issues around children’s vocabulary development and how to address them through its explicit teaching in an engaging and effective way in all curriculum areas.
Duration 09:30 - 15:00
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https://www.focus-education.co.uk/events/closing-the-vocabulary-gap/286
Categories Primary, Teaching and Learning, KS1, KS2, English / Literacy, Management, Teaching staff, Assistant Headteacher, CPD Leader, Deputy Headteacher, Headteacher, Head of year / Pastoral leader, Business Manager, Out of school
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

This full day course is aimed at primary teachers and English Leads.

 

Course Outline

The aim of this course is to explore the issues around children’s vocabulary development and how to address them through its explicit teaching in an engaging and effective way in all curriculum areas.

  

The training will address the following:

  • Barriers to vocabulary development;
  • EAL learners and vocabulary issues;
  • Pedagogy and research into the best practice in teaching vocabulary;
  • How this translates into classroom practice;
  • The links with all curriculum areas;
  • Consideration of a range of practical approaches and ideas to ensure progress.

  

The benefits of attending this course:

  • Understanding of how to approach effective teaching of vocabulary;
  • Understanding of how to select words and work with them;
  • Practical resources to use in the classroom.


The inclusive conference cost entitles you to receive:

  • Refreshments and lunch.
  • A bound booklet of key slides from the day which you can use with colleagues in your school.
  • A memory stick containing slides from the day and any relevant background material referred to by the speaker.
  • 10% discount on any Focus publications ordered at the conference.

 

Standards for Teachers’ Professional Development Statement

This course is underpinned by rigorous scholarship and supported by continual development and support. It meets the DfE’s Standards for Teachers’ Professional Development in the following ways:

  • This professional development course has a focus on improving and evaluating pupil outcomes;
  • It is underpinned by robust evidence and expertise, and is clear on intended outcomes and objectives;
  • There is an expectation of collaboration and there will be expert challenge;
  • The course is part of a CPD programme designed to equip staff with the knowledge and skills required to effectively implement within their school, and sustain improvements over time.
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Sessions

Date Location Details
Oct 17, 2018 09:30 Doncaster 2411 - Info
Nov 13, 2018 09:30 Middlesbrough 2416 - Info
Nov 20, 2018 09:30 Warwick HUB24 - Info
Nov 21, 2018 09:30 Oldham 2418 - Info