Improving levels of literacy amongst learners is one of the most important steps a teacher can take towards raising attainment in the classroom. To achieve the highest grade in an inspection there has to be evidence that students are developing crucial literacy skills, which will enable them to become confident individuals, lifelong learners and successful adults in the workplace.
‘Quick win’ whole-school reading and writing strategies for ALL subject areas
‘Quick win’ whole-school speaking and listening strategies for ALL subject areas
‘No pens’ lessons - more ways of improving speaking and listening in ALL classrooms
Literacy and technology - how to improve literacy without ‘them’ even knowing!
Powerful, tried and tested techniques for raising standards in writing
Using a worldwide audience to inspire writers and raise standards
Effective methods of student self-assessment in the classroom
Exciting possibilities of using ‘real’ writing to engage learners
“Another fantastic course from Dragonfly. Simple but effective ideas, clearly presented. Would recommend this to any school.”Emma Rodrigues- Literacy Coordinator , Castle Community College