Letters and Sounds Training Phase 2, 3 and 4

Cost: Free to members of BEST Trust otherwise £90

Target Group:  Teachers and teaching assistants working with children at Letters and Sounds Phase 2, 3 or 4

Course Leader: Clare Shivnan Taylor
Course Objectives:
To enable the participants to:
i)            Focus on how to teach GPCs in Phase 2
ii)          Focus on how to teach consonant diagraphs in Phase 2
iii)         Focus on how to teach vowel diagraphs in Phase 3
iv)         Focus on how to teach blending adjacent consonants  in Phase 4

Course content:
i)            To revisit phonics terminology needed throughout Phases 2, 3 and 4
ii)          Planning for a Letters and Sounds 4 part lesson.
iii)         How to teach a Letters and Sounds 4 part lesson.
iv)         How to teach blending and segmenting in Phase 2
v)          How to teach consonant and vowel diagraphs in Phase 2 and 3.
vi)         How to teach adjacent constants in Phase 4 to enable fluency in reading.
vii)        Sharing of fun reading and spelling games to support the practice part of a lesson in phases 2, 3 and 4.
viii)       How to assess GPCs in each phase.
ix)         How to track progress throughout each phase.
x)          Phonics Screening Check Phase 2, 3 and 4

 Please see below for session dates and times

Reference EN01SP19
Date Thursday 31st January 2019
Time 9.15am to 12.00 noon
Location Christ Church CE, Walshaw, BL8 3AX

Additional Information
Attendees are asked to arrive at the school by 9.15am to enable a prompt start to the session. Limited car parking is available on site with additional on-road parking opposite to the school.

Professional ID badges should be presented on arrival for the training.