This 2-hour course is essential for practitioners working with funded 3 and 4 year old children, with a focus on quality teaching in developing phonological awareness, the building blocks for reading and writing. During the workshop, you will explore the contents of Phase 1 Letters and Sounds and consider effective practice for developing phonological awareness for children working developmentally 30 months plus.
How will we learn?
Through focused discussion and practical activity explore developmentally appropriate activities to support children’s early phonics including general sound discrimination, rhythm and rhyme, alliteration and oral blending and segmenting (skills required for reading and writing); and
Consider ways in which an enabling environment can support children’s phonological development;
Delivered by: Bolton Start Well Service, Communication and Language Development Team
Who is this workshop for?
All Practitioners working with funded 3 & 4 year old children and their families.
This course is FULLY FUNDED for Bolton Early Years Providers only.
In order to maintain best value, we need to run this course on a maximum occupancy basis. If your place is confirmed but you are unable to attend, please send an alternative representative or cancel your place in writing by e-mailing: StartWellBookings@bolton.gov.uk with a minimum of 24 hours' notice.
An administration fee of £25 per person will be charged for the non-attendance of any individual following an online or confirmed telephone booking. These fees will be waived if you send a replacement attendee from your setting to take up your place.
Bolton Start Well operates on a not-for-profit basis. Our focus is to achieve positive meaningful outcomes. Any surplus income is reinvested to maintain and improve the quality of our services and customer care.
If for any reason we have to cancel or postpone a professional development session, we will notify all delegates booked onto the session as quickly as possible.
Time: 2 hours | 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Max Availability: 25
Roles: 3-4 Year Old Provision
Categories: Communication and Language Development Professional Development Session Quality and Outcomes