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Outstanding Teaching of Grammar

How can you encourage children to enjoy grammar? Accelerate progress in grammar by deepening your subject knowledge and discovering fun, enjoyable, practical games, which will be sure to improve your children’s confidence and, consequently, their attainment.

  • Practical and informative
  • Achievable ways to engage and inspire
  • Ideas to help contextualise grammar
  • Be prepared for GPS tests
Explore course dates and locations
Duration
1 day
Price
£265 + VAT
Time
9:15 - 15.30

About this course

This grammar CPD training course is packed full of high impact games and strategies that will help you enhance your children’s grammatical knowledge and confidence in using language.

Explore how our Path to Success can support pupils in; developing a love of writing, building successful strategies for applying grammatical rules and successfully responding to SATs-style questioning.

By attending this course, you will:

  • Learn how to improve confidence and enjoyment of grammar amongst your children
  • Discover strategies to embed grammar within the context of purposeful reading and writing
  • Explore ways to help your children expand their own toolkit for creativity and precision with language
  • Ensure that you have a range of simple, easy to explain definitions of grammar terms at your fingertips, with active, collaborative games to practise each one

Return to your classroom with confidence in your own grammatical knowledge and full of new, creative ideas and strategies to accelerate your children’s progress and prepare them for the GPS test.

Audience

  • English and Literacy Leaders
  • Teachers & TAs
  • Senior Leadership Team
  • Key Stage 1 (KS1), Key Stage 2 (KS2)

What teachers say

“What a great day! Informative, inspirational and fun! Secured my confidence and knowledge of grammar and can't wait to get back to school and share!”
Carla White, Deputy Head, Barlby Community Primary School

“It was so interesting! Who knew grammar could be so enthralling? Incredibly useful too. Thank you.”
Kim Hutchinson, Class Teacher, Greenmount Primary School.

“I have taught grammar discretely for 1 hour, this training has changed my mindset entirely. I’m excited to take everything I’ve learned back to school!”
Jade Sullivan, Phase Leader, Devonshire Park Primary School.

“Very engaging, interesting instructor. Would recommend to others as I have learnt and developed a much deeper understanding of GPS.”
Emily Carsburg, Class Teacher, Harris Primary Academy Chafford Hundred.

Further information

As a direct response to the COVID-19 pandemic we are now livestreaming all of our courses. Please see livestream dates below. 

We anticipate resuming in-venue courses after Easter 2021.

Live stream courses

Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
LIVE STREAMING
18 November 2020
Online, interactive access.
Watch again for 30 days.
    Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
    LIVE STREAMING
    07 December 2020
    Online, interactive access.
    Watch again for 30 days.
      Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
      LIVE STREAMING
      26 April 2021
      Online, interactive access.
      Watch again for 30 days.

        Courses at venues

        LONDON
        07 January 2021
        Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
          BIRMINGHAM
          19 January 2021
          Birmingham Marriott Hotel , 12 Hagley Road, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8SJ
            LEICESTER
            11 February 2021
            Holiday Inn Leicester, St Nicholas Circle, LEICESTER , LE1 5LX
              LEEDS
              25 March 2021
              The Met Hotel, King Street , LEEDS, LS1 2HQ
                DURHAM/NEWCASTLE
                17 June 2021
                Beamish Hall Hotel , Beamish, DURHAM/NEWCASTLE, DH9 0YB
                  LONDON
                  25 June 2021
                  Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
                    BIRMINGHAM
                    05 July 2021
                    Birmingham Marriott Hotel , 12 Hagley Road, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8SJ

                      This course as an INSET Day

                      Our in-service training provides exciting and dynamic ways to inspire, challenge and develop your staff, whether they are Teaching Assistants, Teachers or Senior Leadership.

                      Your first point of contact would be with our Head Office team, who will identify your needs and priorities and ensure that the accompanying training materials we provide are of the very best quality.

                      Like to run this INSET DAY in your school?

                      Send us an enquiry and we will get in touch to talk about your school's requirements.

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