Thursday, 10 March 2016

Spelling Masterclass - Phonemic Awareness and Phonics in Primary Schools

Contact: Rosie Young, Firefly Education
p: 07 5445 5749   e:

Date: Friday 1 April 9 am - 3 pm          RSVP: Bookings by Wed 23 March 2016
Location: Launceston

Intended Audience: The Spelling Masterclass is a comprehensive full-day workshop that provides teachers with the skills and confidence required to effectively teach phonemic awareness and phonics. Perfect for primary teachers of any year level wanting to begin or enhance their teaching of phonemic awareness and phonics.

The Australian Curriculum has identified phonemic awareness and phonics as essential for learning to read and spell – now is the time to empower your teachers with the professional expertise required to teach students these skills.

At the end of the workshop, participants will take away:
  • an in-depth knowledge of phonics, phonological awareness and phonemic awareness
  • proficiency in translating this knowledge into effective teaching practice
  • confidence in their ability to deliver a systematic, explicit spelling program
  • an understanding of how to differentiate spelling instruction
  • awareness of how to assess students' spelling progress.
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