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Extending Vocabulary through Reading: Year 3 and 4


The training will address the following:
Considerations about why we teach vocabulary
The importance of teaching word meaning in context, based on the research findings
How to understand nuances in meaning and develop an understanding of figurative language
Strategies to teach how to work out and clarify the meanings of unknown words and words with more than one meaning
Strategies to teach and extend pupils’ vocabulary


You will be provided with:
A link to download the training materials from the session


The benefits of attending this training are:
Confidence to enhance pupils’ vocabulary
Deepening pupils’ ability to put their thoughts into the most appropriate words
Improving speaking and listening, reading and writing skills

Booking Information

Please note the price on the system is set up for THEP schools only. Non THEP schools will be invoiced as advertised in the Spring Term 2020 Central Training Brochure.


This course is suitable for:
Teachers and support staff working in Lower Key Stage 2
English leads and/or phase leaders
Newly and recently qualified teachers

26 Feb 2020 16:15 - 17:45

Closing date: 26/02/2020
(requires login)
School Improvement Consultancy and training (THE Partnership)
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Date and Time

26 Feb 2020 16:15 - 17:45


PDC, 229 Bethnal Green Road, E2 6AB Room 101


Julia Weston
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