DateWed, 27th March, 2019
Time9:30 am - 3:30 pm
LocationSt William’s Primary School, William’s Loke, Norwich
(plus 20% VAT - VAT Reg.No: 188 0821 84)
A one day course exploring a creative approach to the teaching of Grammar at KS1 & 2
This course will:
• examine the requirements for Grammar within the KS1 and 2 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test;
• investigate how to teach the Grammar objectives from the National Curriculum in a creative and imaginative manner using picture books and films as model texts;
• develop teachers’ subject knowledge;
• explore how to integrate the teaching of Grammar into units of work.
£160.00 for 1 and £300 for 2 places
Course name:Grammatically Speaking
Date:Wed, 27th March, 2019
Time:9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location:St William’s Primary School, William’s Loke, Norwich
Price:£160.00 (Plus 20% VAT – VAT Reg.No: 188 0821 84)
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Chris is a highly regarded independent literacy and ﬁlm education consultant. For thirteen years she was a Literacy Consultant for CfBT Education Services, Lincolnshire, responsible for delivering high quality primary consultancy. In the East Midlands she delivered school improvement programmes and bespoke support in phonics, speaking and listening, drama, poetry, reading, creative writing, grammar, integrated technologies and ﬁlm education. She is a national KS2 Writing moderator and has experience at KS1 and 2 moderating reading, writing and mathematics. She became an accredited local consultant for school improvement in 2010. Chris works for several TSAs delivering CPD on their SCITT and NQT programmes. She was a class teacher and then deputy head teacher in a large multi-cultural school in Slough, where she led the introduction of the National Literacy Strategy across Slough schools. She has written a suite of intervention programmes for KS2 in grammar and spelling, and written for Harper Collins (Treasure House series).
Chris became a British Film Institute (BFI) lead practitioner in 2004 and has led a ﬁlm education programme in Lincolnshire for 7 years. It has been nationally recognised for its positive impact on raising standards in KS1 and 2 reading and writing. She currently coordinates an international ﬁlm programme for primary children on behalf of the BFI.