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Day of Discovery - Alexandra Palace

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Alexandra Palace

Alexandra Palace Way

London

N22 7AY

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Join us at the iconic home of television broadcast, Alexandra Palace in North London, for a day of workshops and activities, designed to engage and motivate young learners and help infuse the news throughout your curriculum.

Delegates will leave with practical examples of how pupils can use news articles to develop inference and deduction skills, distinguish between fact and opinion and explore writing for different viewpoints. This FREE of charge day of professional development will inspire and excite every educator.

Recommended for primary school literacy co-ordinators, computing co-ordinators, teachers, teaching assistants & support staff.

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Spotlight on Strategies – effective classroom strategies for integrating the daily news

This session explores the use of video, imagery, audio and digital text in the classroom. Participants will experience a range of proven, highly engaging activities to support interactive teaching and learning strategies which are adaptable and easy to implement across different subjects.

Fake news – determining fact from fiction

This activity will lay out examples of real journalism and fake news, and give the students new tools to help them develop the capacity to distinguish between the two.

Making the news – using green screen and digital tools to create a news report

Within this session, participants will have fun exploring technologies that can transform teaching and learning. This session will model ideas around green screen and video editing. There will be lots of transferable ideas for the classroom.



What's a Day of Discovery?

A Day of Discovery is a professional learning experience focused on three simple but important goals: learn, share, connect.

Brought to you by the Discovery Education Community, these full-day professional learning events help teachers and support staff learn more about great classroom practice utilising digital content and tools, provide opportunities for participants to share strategies that are working, and connect attendees to their most valuable resource: each other.

For more information about Discovery Education’s services and resources, visit www.discoveryeducation.co.uk.

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Alexandra Palace Way

London

N22 7AY

United Kingdom

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