English As An Additional Language in the Early Years
Location: Hindley Sure Start Nursery, Mornington Road, Hindley, WN2 4LG
Time : Wednesday 22nd March 2017, 4 - 5.30pm
Please note: This training course is for Wigan school and nursery staff working within Locality 2 (Platt Bridge, Ashton, Bryn, Hindley, Hindley Green).
This course is free, unless you are employed by an Academy, or work in a private setting. If you would like information on course fees, please enquire using the Contact button at the bottom of this page.
This training session has been organised by Wigan EMAS and may be of interest to staff working with younger children (Nursery / Reception) within Wigan schools and nurseries who are looking for guidance on how best to support EAL pupils in school.
The aims of this session are for you to:
- Recognise the importance of a structured induction process and a welcoming environment for newly arrived pupils and their families
- Develop an understanding of EAL pedagogy and how best to support language acquisition
- Explore ways of tracking the progress of bilingual learners, in the early stages and beyond
- Consider ways of making the school inclusive for EAL pupils and parents.