CLPE Inspiring Writing in Years 3 and 4

  • No Forthcoming Dates
  • Sacrewell Farm
  • Literacy
  • Full
  • Primary
  • Leadership, Teaching & Learning, Curriculum
  • Lunch Included
  • Refreshments Included
  • Free

This one day Inspiring Writing course focuses on Years 3 and 4 and the crucial knowledge and skills children need to develop for writing at this point in their learning. In line with the requirements of the National Curriculum, this course will support teachers to inspire a wide range of writing opportunities while also developing children’s writing skills, spelling and grammar in context.

About The Course

Who should attend?

Teachers of Year 3 or Year 4, Key Stage 2 Teachers or Leaders and English Subject Leaders.

What you will learn:

This course has been specially tailored to the needs of Years 3 and 4 learners by our expert teaching team, and covers the following key areas:

How to choose and use texts to enrich vocabulary and inspire opportunities for writing. How to increase choice, voice and motivation as writers among your children. Providing a range and breadth of meaningful writing opportunities to extend children’s understanding of purpose, audience and form based on a quality text. Encouraging children to use and apply grammatical knowledge to impact the reader. How to support writing fluency including contextualised teaching of spelling.

Learning Outcomes:

Participants will strengthen their knowledge of how to support children to extend their writing fluency and stamina for writing. Teachers will leave this course feeling confident to build children’s skills throughout Year 3 and 4 so they are able to improve and develop their writing at greater depth.

About the Programme Leader

The Centre for Literacy in Primary Education is a UK based children's literacy charity working with primary schools. Our work raises the achievement of children's reading and writing by helping schools to teach literacy creatively and effectively, putting quality children’s books at the heart of all learning. We offer courses at our literacy library in central London and also deliver training in various regional locations.

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