Magic Words Literacy Workshop - 22nd March 2019 - Grovedale West PS VIC - Full Day
Morning Tea and Lunch provided
Workshop - Magic Words are the most important words, making up, on average, 70% of all words in reading and writing.
Teachers will gain knowledge of which are the critical strategies in learning to read and write. Using evidence-based instruction and best practice, participants will experience ways to enhance the six core principles of reading - oral language, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency and comprehension, using Magic Words to:
- rapidly improve reading and writing
- increase fluency
- develop comprehension
Participants will experience a range of practical strategies that can be immediately applied in the classroom.
Magic Words in the literacy block – when, where, how and why
Assessment and reporting using the Magic Words Recognition Test
Magic Words Australian Benchmarks for tracking, monitoring and reporting
Magic Words literacy strategies to support reading, spelling and writing
Link between automaticity, fluency and comprehension
This informative, interactive workshop will cover the most important principles for the acquisition of excellence in literacy teaching and learning.