This course is designed for teachers who wish to deepen their knowledge of the NSW English K-6 syllabus with a particular focus on teaching grammar, punctuation and vocabulary. This course takes a hands on approach to the age-old problem of teaching students to apply the conventions of accurate grammar in their writing.
Completing a Teaching Grammar, Punctuation and Vocabulary for the NSW English K-6 Syllabus course will contribute 5 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 1.2.2, 2.1.2, 2.2.2, 2.3.2, 3.2.2, 6.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.
Teachers K-6 who wish to develop a deeper understanding of the NSW English K-6 syllabus outcomes for grammar, punctuation and vocabulary.
Participants will explore syllabus outcomes for grammar, punctuation and vocabulary to gain a greater understanding of progression through the stages. There will be a range of plenary, small group and workshop delivery modes. Participants will discuss the use of contemporary technologies and the use of interactive planning and programming tools.