Skip to content

We use necessary cookies that allow our site to work. We also set optional cookies that help us improve our website.

For more information about the types of cookies we use, and to manage your preferences, visit our Cookies policy here.

Cookie settings

Building vocabulary in the secondary curriculum

Building vocabulary in secondary

This course

This online training involves one 90-minute session

Thursday 1st February 2024 15:30-17:00

Course content

  • Explore recent research into the vocabulary gap and its correlation with attainment
  • Understand the role of academic language in the curriculum
  • Consider how best to teach the different tiers of vocabulary in a range of subject contexts
  • Develop knowledge of word morphology and how to teach it
  • Introduce a range of strategies for direct vocabulary teaching


  • Secondary subject teachers and leaders, whole-school literacy leaders


  • £70 for a single ticket


  • For all ticketed events contact Jess Hirst, Project Assistant
  • For all group or whole-school training enquiries contact Nisha Tank, Programme Manager, School Improvement

Booking now open

Please contact Jess Hirst if you have any questions.