New book Word Power: Amplifying vocabulary instruction – out August 2019! To order, click here.
A resource for FS, KS1 and KS2 bringing together research and practical classroom ideas, helping teachers to consider the why, what and how of vocabulary instruction. Word Power outlines eight Power-Up strategies for word learning (linked to National Curriculum content and evidence of what works for language development) using the Word Power League of superheroes – Phoneme Phantom, Graphic Guardian, Morpheme Marvel and many others – to help pupils actively investigate and connect words based on their structure, meaning and usage. More information here
For a taster of content for the Power-Up strategies of Phonology and Graphology, visit the links below.
Copies of the book can be purchased at Kelly’s CPD events or by emailing email@example.com
Word Power CPD programmes
Early language CPD for FS/KS1 teachers and teaching assistants
Vocabulary CPD for KS2 teachers and teaching assistants
Closing the ‘word gap’ conference workshop ‘taster’
‘Take 5’ workshops for parents on supporting language at home
*Four-day programme that can be adapted to suit your needs
This programme explores themes and resources from Kelly’s new book, Word Power: Amplifying vocabulary instruction. Strategies for enhancing implicit instruction (language-rich environment) alongside practical POWER PRACTICE ideas with the WORD POWER LEAGUE of superheroes to POWER-UP word learning are explored.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or @kashleyenglish for more details.
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