ONLINE: Writing- Engaging High-Ability Students

Writing-high-ability-ONL

Leon Furze

3 Hours

Online unmoderated course

 

 

This is a free course for all teachers registered in the Victorian Young Writers Program 2023-2025 ONLY. The paid version of the course for all other teachers can be accessed here.

This course will focus on the importance of grammar instruction in writing and will cover topics such as language choices, text-level choices, the reader-writer relationship, being an author, and the writing process. The course will also address the Australian Curriculum (V9), English, particularly the Language and Literacy strands, but also incorporating elements of close reading of mentor texts from the Literature strand.

 

Why participate?

  • Create effective lessons for teaching writing to high ability primary students
  • Support your students to generate and develop ideas for writing projects
  • Understand how mentor texts can be used to teach writing to high ability primary students
  • Run impactful and engaging group discussions and writers workshops
  • Effectively confer with students and provide targeted feedback
  • Employ effective strategies for preparing and publishing writing projects

 

Who should participate?

  • Teachers years F-6
  • Literacy Coordinators
  • Teacher Librarians

 

How does it work?

  • Individuals: upon registration individuals will be sent a link to access the PL on our online learning platform.

 

Cost of participation
Member (must be a teacher in Victoria participating in the PETAA Young Gifted Writers Program) Free
Non-Member (must be a teacher in Victoria participating in the PETAA Young Gifted Writers Program)

Free

 

Completing this course will contribute 3 hours of online PD addressing standard descriptors 2.1.2 and 2.5.2  from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.

When
10/04/2023
Where
ONLINE
Online registration not available.
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