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Secondary CPD: Developing literacy in science

25 Jan 2024 - 08 Feb 2024




This course

This online training involves two 90-minute sessions

Session one: Thursday 25th January 2024 15:30-17:00

Session two: Thursday 8th February 2024 15:30-17:00

Course content

  • Uses evidence from research and theory to investigate effective literacy strategies for teaching and learning science (physics, chemistry and biology)
  • Introduces active reading strategies with science texts
  • Develops knowledge and strategies for teaching scientific vocabulary
  • Introduces a framework for modelling and planning longer writing questions


  • Secondary subject leaders and practitioners
  • Literacy leaders, who may be supporting a subject area
  • Line managers of subject areas

For more information, download the course agenda.

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