Building vocabulary within the secondary curriculum part 1 and 2

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We are offering live training events on building vocabulary. Sessions will host a maximum of 20 participants to provide opportunities for discussion and interaction with the trainer. Secure your place today by signing up below:

Building vocabulary within the secondary curriculum part 1
Thursday 22 April 2021 3:30-5pm

Building vocabulary within the secondary curriculum part 2
Thursday 6 May 2021 3:30-5pm

What will I learn?

This course explores:

  • Recent research into the vocabulary gap and its correlation with attainment
  • The role of academic language in the curriculum
  • Ways to teach the different tiers of vocabulary in a range of subject contexts
  • Word morphology and how to teach it
  • A range of strategies for direct vocabulary teaching

The course is suitable for:

Secondary subject teachers and middle leaders

Whole-school literacy leaders or literacy coordinators

How long is the training?

Two 90-minute, online CPD sessions