Embedding oral language across the curriculum

This workshop aims to support teachers to include more quality ‘learning talk’ in classrooms and to embed purposeful oral language opportunities across the curriculum. It presents research based ideas, activities and support material to translate theory into classroom practice.
Teachers of Year 1-8 students, RT Lits, RTLBs

The workshop will also cover

  • Speaking and listening skills
  • Planning for talk: establishing routines and expectations for student talk
  • Vocabulary learning research and ideas
  • Practical ideas that promote student talk, including drama, and speaking and listening activities.

Testimonials

“I will use all the ideas in this workshop, especially using music lyrics and literature circles. Excellent, valuable session with great ideas.”
Patricia Tuilaepa, Prospect School
“Thanks so much – very inspiring and motivational.”
Nichola De Lange, Milford School
“Very practical, very well organised”
Marg Milne, Pinehill School