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Teaching Vocabulary Within the Curriculum - participants' area

Added 12 Mar 2020
Words for Work

Thank you booking your place at Teaching Vocabulary Within the Curriculum.

Recent recommendations from the EEF suggest that to improve literacy in secondary schools, teachers should ‘provide targeted vocabulary instruction in every subject’. Focusing on the importance of disciplinary literacy, participants at this workshop will:

  • Engage with recent research on vocabulary
  • Understand the role of academic language in the curriculum
  • Develop knowledge of word morphology
  • Try out strategies for direct vocabulary instruction

After the training:

Further resources on cross-curricular literacy are available to all National Literacy Trust members.

Now that you have membership of the National Literacy Trust, you can access those resources here.

There is also further training available to help you implement disciplinary literacy - find out more here.

Please contact schools@literacytrust.org.uk if you need any further guidance.