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Word Aware - Whole School Approach to Teaching Vocabulary

Who should attend:
Class Teachers, SENCos/Inclusion Managers, curriculum co-ordinators, Head Teachers KS1, KS2


This is a fast-paced, fun and interactive workshop style training which will leave participants well equipped to start Word Aware in their schools or with individual students. You will leave the training sessions with lots of practical ideas on how to develop vocabulary in your school or caseload.

‘Spoken vocabulary at 5 years impacts on reading comprehension at 15 years of age’ (Cunningham and Stanovich, 1997). Vocabulary relates to reading comprehension, but impacts equally on curriculum areas that require specific word knowledge such as mathematics and science.

Leader(s): Rosie Rebeiro

Date(s): 11 June 2021
Time(s): 09:00 - 15:30
Venue: Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs, Hendon, London, NW4 4BG
Format: This is a 1 day course
Provider: Inclusion Advisory Team
Charges: Traded Services -
Subscribers to IAT package can utilise hours: 1 hour for 1 day Non - IAT: £150 per delegate for 1 day

The council is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all. If you have any particular needs (for example, access, parking, hearing loop, large print handouts, signing, tape recorders, or specific dietary needs etc) please telephone the Traded Services Business Support Team on (020) 8359 /6306/6325/6341 to discuss your needs.

Closing Date: 22 February 2021

Training & Traded Services Team
Office address: 2 Bristol Avenue, Colindale, NW9 4EW
Tel: 020 8359 6306 / 3057