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Literacy training: Cornwall & Isles of Scilly

SATs Success! Creating Wonderful Writers and Remarkable Readers whilst preparing for the End of Key Stage 1 2018 National English Assessment 

Tuesday 30th January 2018 at St Mellion Resort, Saltash or Tuesday 6th February 2018 at Glendorgal Hotel, Newquay

Training for Year 2 teachers  This practical day will provide an opportunity for Year 2 teachers to explore fun, active strategies to prepare pupils for the end of Key Stage 1 assessments whilst developing confident, successful readers and writers. We will explore:

  • The new teacher assessment framework for writing – unpicking the criteria and considering how we can develop pupils’ writing in Year 2 with the new 2018 assessment in mind.
  • Tried and tested strategies for developing confident readers, enabling them to experience success in the 2018 reading test. 
  • How to fulfil the expectations for grammar, punctuation and spelling at the end of KS1 through fun, active games and strategies.
First delegate: £169 +VAT   Second and third delegates: £109+VAT.Teaching Assistants may attend at the subsidised rate of £89 (+VAT).

The Literacy Shed Conference!                                                                    Raising Standards in Reading and Writing through the use of Film and Image.

Wednesday 7th February 2018 at The Main Hall, Heartlands, Pool, Redruth

We are really excited to welcome Rob Smith, founder of The Literacy Shed to lead this inspiring day. The day will include a focus on inspiring reluctant writers, improve boys’ writing, using film to teach grammar and much, much more!   £169 (+VAT) Second+ delegates £119 (+VAT)

ABC Does Excellence in Early Years with the inspirational Alistair Bryce Clegg

Thursday 15th March 2018 at Bedruthan Steps Hotel, Newquay, Cornwall

£199 (+VAT).  Second + delegates £149 (+VAT). 

Phonics First! Supporting Early Readers and Developing Young Writers

NEW DATE!! Wednesday 14th March 2018 at Glendorgal Hotel, Newquay

‘The whole training day gave me lots of ideas for starters and practical sessions. Good use of resources. Really informative and would definitely recommend this course.’   Helen Bailey – Carclaze

£169 (+VAT) Second delegate+ £119 (+VAT). TA places £89 (+VAT)

 

 

 

 


 

Dylan Wiliam Comes to Cornwall!                                                         Embedding Formative Assessment

Thursday 1st March 2018 Venue: Bedruthan Steps Hotel, Newquay

We are delighted to welcome education expert and international speaker Dylan Wiliam to Cornwall. Dylan Wiliam has been one of the leading figures in developing formative assessment since the 1990s, when he co-authored ‘Inside the Black Box’. He is now Emeritus Professor of Educational Assessment at University College London. During this interactive day, Dylan Wiliam will examine the latest findings from research into assessment practices that have greatest impact on learning. During this day he will also explore:

  • Why formative assessment needs to be the priority for every school.
  • What formative assessment is (and isn't).
  • Practical techniques for implementing formative assessment.
  • How to sustain the development of formative assessment with teacher learning communities.

£229 (+VAT). Second + delegates £169 (+VAT). Early bird discount for CAPH schools £199 (+VAT) if booked by 29th September 2017 - Please book using conference code DW888   Venue: TBC

Phase 1 Phonics: Ensuring solid foundations for success!

For Nursery and Foundation Stage teachers and all EYFS providers

Thursday 22nd February 2018 at the Glendorgal Hotel, Porth, Newquay

£169 (+VAT) Second delegate+ £119 (+VAT)  TA places £89 (+VAT) 

SATs Success! Creating Wonderful Writers and Remarkable Readers whilst preparing for the End of Key Stage 2 2018 National English Assessment 

Wednesday 31st January 2018 St Mellion Resort, Saltash or Thursday 8th February 2018 at Glendorgal Hotel, Newquay

Training for Year 6 teachers  This practical day will provide an opportunity for Year 6 teachers to explore fun, active strategies to prepare pupils for the end of Key Stage 2 assessments whilst developing confident, successful readers and writers. We will explore:

  • The new teacher assessment framework for writing – unpicking the criteria and considering how we can develop pupils’ writing in Year 6 with the new 2018 assessment in mind.
  • Tried and tested strategies for developing confident readers, enabling them to experience success in the 2018 reading test. 
  • How to fulfil the expectations for grammar, punctuation and spelling at the end of KS2 through fun, active games and strategies.
First delegate: £169 +VAT   Second and third delegates: £109+VAT.Teaching Assistants may attend at the subsidised rate of £89 (+VAT).