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Raising Standards in Reading: Reading for Pleasure and Understanding

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The John Locke Academy

Bader Way

St. Andrew's Park

UB10 0FW

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Raising Standards in Reading: Reading for Pleasure and Understanding (Year 2- Year 6)

How to teach reading comprehension and increase children’s engagement and enjoyment of text

This course is a complete guide to delivering engaging and effective lessons to ensure children make great progress in reading. This will include unpicking the skills that underpin reading comprehension, examining what makes a high­ quality text and ideas to support understanding unfamiliar words in context.

The event will be delivered by Ruth Leask, an established education consultant who works predominantly in the areas of English subject support, leadership development and school improvement. Ruth, a former primary head teacher, specialises in English and Literacy and is currently the Chair of the National Association for Advisers of English and Vice Chair of the English Expert Subject Advisory Group (ESAG); formed by the DfE to provide independent expert advice on the implementation of the English curriculum.

The course will provide you with:

  • Teaching strategies based on lessons learned from the end of key stage assessment frameworks

  • Practical ideas to improve reading skills with a focus on inference and vocabulary development

  • New and effective approaches to developing a holistic reading curriculum which ensures children make great progress and have a life-long love of reading

  • Free resources to use instantly in the classroom

The cost to attend the event is £150 (plus VAT and booking fee).

If you are booking on behalf of an Elliot Foundation Academy please select "The Elliot Foundation member of staff" ticket option and on the booking form select the "Invoice Option" to make payment.

Key words: School leaders, English, leaders, class teachers, NQTs, trainees, reading

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Bader Way

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