Teaching Grammar, Punctuation and Vocabulary for the NSW English K-6 Syllabus

Overview

Back by popular demand! 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. Participants will explore a number of practical ways to integrate the teaching of grammar into the English block.

Cost: $200

Accreditation

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.

 

Target Participants

Teachers K-6 who wish to develop a deeper understanding of the NSW English K-6 syllabus outcomes for grammar, punctuation and vocabulary.

Delivery

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.

Relevant Journal of Professional Learning (JPL) Article

How Goes the New K-6 English Syllabus?