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Supporting Struggling Readers in KS3

Event Code CPD 23/102
Event type Course
Event categories N/A
Event Summary A recent blog by Gill Jones, Ofstedā€™s Deputy Director, Schools and Education, highlighted the importance of supporting secondary pupils with reading difficulties in to order to get them back on track. In this course we will explore a range of strategies and activities for supporting struggling readers.
Event description During the session we will consider several aspects of reading including:

• Assessment - identifying the specific difficulties
• Accuracy - including phonics
• Comprehension
• Fluency
• Vocabulary and language
• Finding and using appropriate texts

Delegates will be provided with a range of practical ideas and activities to use within reading lessons and during extra support sessions.
Additional information Displayed fees are subject to VAT 
Learning outcomes .
Subject Areas English/Literacy / Special Educational Needs / Teaching & Learning
Key Stages
EYFS Yes KS1 Yes KS2 Yes KS3 No KS4 Yes KS5 Yes 
Type of school Secondary / Special
Target Audience
SENCo / Teaching Assistant / Teaching staff
target audience
Event costs
Essex LA£110.00
Outside Essex£110.00
Trainers Kathy Ewers
Admin contact Training & Development (training@junipereducation.org)
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueMap
Session 1Wednesday 17 April 202413:30 - 15:30remote delivery via Microsoft Teams