Diary Date: CAPH Spring Conference - Wednesday 13th March 2024 with Dr Pooky Knightsmith and Jo Bradley

Achieving Greater Depth in English in KS1 and KS2 - Dandelion Learning

Achieving Greater Depth in English in KS1 and KS2

Maximising Progress for More Able Pupils

This training will examine:

  •          Practical strategies to provide challenging educational opportunities for more and most able pupils in both reading and writing.
  •          The specific requirements of Writing at Greater Depth at the end of the Key Stages and how  teachers can support pupils in achieving this.
  •          Writing samples from more able pupils and implications for teaching and learning.
  •          How to deepen understanding and analytical thinking through the use of challenging texts and comprehension activities.

2 for 1 Offer

Cost: £179 (+VAT) per teacher. Second delegate from the same school may attend for free.


KS2 SATs Success!

Creating Inspired Writers and Avid Readers whilst preparing for the End of Key Stage 2 2024 National English Assessment

This practical day will provide an opportunity for Year 6 teachers and teaching assistants to explore engaging and motivating strategies to prepare pupils for the end of Key Stage 2 assessments whilst developing confident, successful readers and writers.

We will explore:

  •          The teacher assessment framework for writing – unpicking the criteria and considering how we can develop pupils’ writing in Year 6 with assessment in mind.
  •          Tried and tested strategies for developing confident readers, enabling them to experience success in the 2024 reading test.
  •          How to fulfil the expectations for grammar, punctuation and spelling at the end of KS2 through fun, active games and strategies as well as contextualised grammar teaching.

Choice of dates:

Tuesday 28th November 2023 9.30am – 3pm

Thursday 1st February 2024 9.30am – 3pm

2 for 1 Offer

This SATs Success training day is £179 (+VAT). A second delegate from your school (teacher or TA) can attend at no additional cost.

To book these training days and to check out our full CPD offer, log onto www.dandelionlearning.co.uk/training