Developing Reading Skills for KS1


Course Details

This course will cover both word reading and comprehension skills for KS1 based on the national curriculum requirements and the KS1 teacher assessment framework.

Jo will explore phonic skills for reading as well as how you can encourage children to develop a pleasure for reading. She’ll also look at developing vocabulary through reading.

Help children develop the skills they need to become happy and skilled readers.

Learning Outcomes:

•Understand how grammar and punctuation aids understanding.
•Take away comprehension strategies to use in your classroom.
•Learn how to assess reading through running records.
Course Date Wed 10 Jul
Duration 10:00 - 15:30
Location Wakefield
Venue Address YPO, 41 Industrial Park, Wakefield, WF2 0XE
Target Audience Teachers, Literacy Coordinators
Lunch 12:30 - 13:15
Price £129
Voucher Value £50

Course Tutor

Jo Heffer
Jo has more than 20 years’ experience as a teacher
and literacy consultant. She was fully involved with
the implementation of Talk4Writing and was a lead
consultant for the Every Child a Writer programme.

She offers a wide range of consultancy work for
schools as well as working on the School Direct training.