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Provisionally Registered Teachers Workshops


The venue for all workshops will be St Columba Centre, Vermont St, Ponsonby. Parking is available onsite. All workshops will be 9.00-12.30p.m.

The dates for the workshops are as follows:

 Year 1-4 session dates: Thursday 2 August, Thursday 30 August, Thursday 18 October

Year 5-8 session dates: Thursday 9 August, Thursday 6 September, Thursday 25 October

The workshop programme is as follows:

Workshop 1: Setting up effective literacy programmes, Shared reading and guided reading.

  • Key components of an effective literacy programme.
  • Key resources/documents
  • Planning for shared reading
  • Essential components of a guided reading lesson.
  • Planning and teaching a guided reading lesson.
  • Suitable follow up tasks from guided reading.

Workshop 2: Writing

  • Essential components of a writing lesson.
  • Organising a writing lesson.
  • The importance of modelling and different ways to model writing.

Workshop 3: Oral Language and working with English Language Learners

  • Where oral language fits in the curriculum
  • Expectations for oral language proficiency
  • Challenges for English language learners (ELLs) with learning to read and write and how to address these challenges.
  • Practical ways of scaffolding literacy for ELLs

The cost for the three workshops is $195 + GST per teacher. If you wish to enroll for individual workshops the cost is $80 + GST per workshop.

To enrol for these workshops, please follow the link here.

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