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An Introduction to Inference Training and Boosting Reading Comprehension in Key Stages 2 And 3 26th/27th Jan and 23rd Feb 2022
Wednesday 26th January 2022, 9:00-12:30 3 half days

Areas Covered: -

  • The barriers to reading comprehension.
  • How inference training can be delivered by teaching assistants to groups of four or five pupils for 40 minutes, twice a week over twelve weeks.
  • The contents of the folder.
  • How the techniques can be used in whole class situations.

Course Outcomes: -

  • Adults  become more sensitised to reading comprehension difficulties in a classroom context.
  • Teaching assistants can deliver the intervention with groups of pupils to achieve significant progress.
  • Participants will know about the contents of the folder and how to use the techniques in whole class situations. 

Who is it for? –

A teacher who will supervise and teaching assistants who will deliver the training.                           

For schools already using Inference training, teaching assistants may attend without a teacher. 

Days Running for: -

3 half days 9-12am

Dates: -

10 November 21, 11 November 21, 1 December2021

Fee: - £290 including cost of folder @ £65

Course details:

Reference: SPCLCOUR2942
Date: Wednesday 26th January 2022
Time: 9:00-12:30 3 half days
Cost: £290 per delegate (Leicester Maintained Schools)
£290 per delegate (All Other Schools - Non-Maintained)
Trainers: Jeanette Wright & Kate Keaveny
Location: Online via Microsoft Teams

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