The Write Stuff - Transforming the Teaching of Writing

KS1 / KS2

Course Details

This course will explore concepts and ideas featured in Jane Considine’s bestselling book ‘The Write Stuff’. It will include detailed explanations of the Three Zones of Writing, Sentence Stacking and Deepen the Movement.

Jane will provide step by step guidance on how to teach writing with awareness of audience, purpose and context, and with an increasingly wide knowledge of vocabulary. She will also demonstrate how to build units of work that develop logically over time and empower your pupils to reach their full writing potential.

Learning Outcomes:

•Examine effective ways to teach writing composition, integrating teacher modelling, supported practice and opportunities for independence.
•Understand a range of strategies and dynamic components that work together to put pupils in the best place to succeed.
•Strengthen subject knowledge of vocabulary, sentence structure and grammatical techniques to ensure pupils reach greater depth.
•Develop an understanding of the important role editing plays in the writing process and effective strategies to help pupils use these skills in the classroom.
Course Date Wed 09 Oct
Duration 10:00 - 15:30
Location Wakefield
Venue Address YPO, 41 Industrial Park, Wakefield, WF2 0XE
Target Audience Head Teachers/Deputy Heads/Assistant Heads/Teahcers/Literacy Leaders
Lunch 12:30 - 13:15
Price £129
Voucher Value £50

Course Tutor

Jane Considine
Jane is an energising and engaging consultant with a keen interest in supporting teachers on revitalising their approaches to learning and teaching. Jane’s specialism is enabling challenging concepts to come alive in the classroom and her FANTASTIC System for Writing© has been identified as a powerful tool in supporting schools with a target of improving writing.