Workshops

 

 Primary & Intermediate Term 3

(Venues will be confirmed on registration)

PCTs: Numeracy

 
Start with big picture ideas about the Number Framework and look at proven teaching strategies, lots of games, activities, practical ideas about assessment, grouping for instruction and developing the language of mathematics.

 Venue:

 Palmerston North

 Wellington
 

 Date:

 Wednesday 1 August 930am - 3pm

 Wednesday 8 August 930am - 3pm

Charge: $245

Written Language (Years 3 - 8) Refresher

´╗┐Participants will have the opportunity to build their knowledge, learn some great strategies and reflect on how they teach written language. We will look at the research based essentials of a good written language programme, expectations of achievement at the different levels and explore ideas on how to support the diverse needs of your learners.

 Venue:

 Palmerston North

 Wellington

 Date:

 Thursday 2 August 930am - 1230pm

 Thursday 9 August 930am - 1230pm

Charge: $125
Learning Assistants and SENCOs: Supporting English Language Learners

Are you working with students who are learning English as a second language? Not sure about how to really engage them? This workshop will explore practical ways to support English Language Learners and to understand the importance of oral language as a foundation for fluency in speaking, reading and writing English. We will focus on what it means to come from a different cultural background and how awareness of this can assist us in our work with these students.                                                                                           

 Venue:

 Wellington

 Lower Hutt

 Date:

 Wednesday 15 August, 930am - 1230pm

 Thursday 16 August, 930am - 1230pm

 Charge: $125

PCTs: Maths Strands


Strand knowledge is part of NZC Mathematics. It provides depth of understanding and a context in which to use knowledge and strategies about number. At this workshop we focus on geometry, measurement and statistics and how to include them in your mathematics programme. This is a hands on session where participants will have the opportunity to build their knowledge about effective mathematics strands programmes.
 

 Venue:

 Palmerston North

 Wellington

 Date:

 Wednesday 29 August, 930am - 3pm

 Thursday 30 August 930am - 3pm

 Charge: $245

 

Please note:

  • To guarantee a place on a workshop, please register at least 3 working days prior to the workshop date.

  • Discounts apply if your school has multiple enrolments.

TO REGISTER: 

Please complete a Workshop Registration Form and email to kieu.pham@vuw.ac.nz