Are you confident with phonics? Confident to teach alternative graphemes? Confident making links with the new curriculum? Don’t panic……the aliens are coming to help!

Course Summary: 

An engaging course which aims to develop your subject knowledge of alternative graphemes and give inspiring practical ideas for how to teach phonics in a vibrant and exciting way.  It will make links with the new curriculum and offer practical ways to apply phonics throughout the year 1 curriculum.  


You will also get the opportunity to observe an experienced teacher deliver a session to a group of children before your very own eyes.  There will be a chance after the session to ask the teacher questions about the strategies used.

This course will support you to:

  • Develop your phonics subject knowledge
  • Understand the progression of phonics through phases 1 to 5
  • Support you with ideas for phonics application 
  • Develop your understanding of the Phonics Screening Check

 Course Leader: Early Years Specialists Caroline Vissani and Lucy Savage

 Length: One full day including a buffet lunch and refreshments throughout the day

 Audience: Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Literacy Subject Leaders, Senior Management, Intervention Teachers

Day Date Time Venue Delegate Fee  
Tuesday  16 October 2018 9:00am - 3:30pm Castle Cavendish £160 Book