Building vocabulary within the secondary curriculum

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How long is the training?

Two 90 minute, online CPD sessions

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

What are the costs?

The group rate for this course is £1,100 for part one and part two

How can I arrange a session?

For more information and to arrange a session, please email Nisha Tank: Nisha.tank@literacytrust.org.uk