NQT Primary Training Calendar


 

 

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 DATE/TIME/VENUE & TRAINING LEADER

THE TEACHING OF WRITING

The reading and writing journey - teaching writing through quality texts

Exploring a range of genres and text types to improve the quality of the writing experience offered to children.

Thursday 14th September

Queens Park Primary School, 50 Rivington Rd, Saint Helens WA10 4NQ

1.30-4.30pm

Amy Hughes (SLE)

ENGAGING PARENTS- dealing with difficult conversations

How to engage parents as partners in their child’s learning journey- dealing with difficult conversations.

Thursday 21st September

 St Ann’s CE Primary School, L35 0LQ

3.45-5pm

Laura Rynn (HT)

SAFEGUARDING

Safeguarding awareness training including signs of abuse, multi-agency working specialised areas of children protection.

Thursday 28h September

Peter Street Centre, St Helens, WA10 2EQ

Full day

Linda Smith (SLE)

NQT Conference

Making the most out of your 1st Year- further details to follow…

Thursday 5th October

The World of Glass, Chalon Way E, Saint Helens WA10 1BX

Full Day

Various presenters TBC

ENABLING ENVIRONMENTS- effective classroom organisation

Using your classroom environment to its full potential including the effective deployment of adults and resource.

Thursday 12th October

Nutgrove Primary School, WA9 5NH

1.30-4.30pm 

PROGESSION OF CALCULATION

PART 1

PLACEVALUE

ADDITION/SUBTRACTION

To support children's understanding of place value, addition and subtraction. It will support participants in developing knowledge of the progression of skills needed within these operations from EYFS through to Year 6.

Thursday 19th October

St Ann’s CE Primary School, L35 0LQ

1.30-4.30pm

Stacey McDowell

(Maths Master- NW Maths Hub 3)

Charlotte Foster (PDL)

Developing Effective READING provision

 

This session will involve looking at the style of questions which pupils may face on a test, strategies for developing comprehension skills and recommendations for high-quality resources. Both whole-class and carousel style Guided Reading will be discussed, and delegates will have the opportunity to plan a Reading Comprehension session.

Thursday 2nd  November

St Ann’s CE Primary School, L35 0LQ

1.30-4.30pm

Kate Howard (SLE)

PROGESSION OF CALCULATION

PART 2

MULTIPLICATION/DIVISION

 

To support children's understanding of multiplication and division. It will support participants in developing knowledge of the progression of skills needed within these operations from EYFS through to Year 6.

Thursday 9th November

St Ann’s CE Primary School, L35 0LQ

1.30-4.30pm

Stacey McDowell (Maths Master- NW Maths Hub 3)

Charlotte Foster (PDL)

SEND effective provision  

Intervention to support learning of SEND pupils. Raising awareness of provision in a Dyslexia Friendly School.

Thursday 16th November

Newfold Primary School, St James' Rd, Orrell, Wigan WN5 7BD

1.30-4.30pm

Cath McGrath (Lead Practitioner)

AN OVERVIEW OF EYFS with a focus on assessment and recording

An overview of the EYFS curriculum with a focus on effective observation, assessment and use of data.

Thursday 23rd  November

Blackbrook St Mary’s Catholic Primary School,  WA11 9QY

1.30-4.30pm

Kate Holding (SLE) 

MANAGING LEARNING ASSISTANTS and other adults as part of QFT

How to effectively deploy other adults. Using the learning environment to support learners.

Thursday 30th November

St Mary and St Thomas CE Primary School, WA10 2HS

3.45-5pm

Diane Neilson (SLE)

EYFS- FACILITATING LANGAUGE DEVELOPMENT

This session will focus on promoting communication and oracy.

Thursday 7th December

Spinney Ave CE Primary School, Widnes WA8 8LD

1.30-4.30pm

Beverley Benyon (SLE)

APPLICATION OF PHONIC STRATEGIES

To develop effective teaching and learning strategies in Phonics sessions and to increase teachers’ subject knowledge in this area.

Thursday 11th  January 2018

St Mary and St Thomas’ CE Primary School, WA10 2HS (TSA POD)

3.45-5pm

Nicola Rutter (SLE)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION IN THE CURRICULUM

 

How to effectively support Physical Education Curriculum delivery.

                   Thursday 18th January 2018

Newfold Primary School, St James' Rd, Orrell, Wigan WN5 7BD

1.30-4.30pm

John McCann (Lead Practitioner)

PROGRESSION OF MASTERY IN MATHEMATICS

To help promote depth in teaching by thinking about the variation of activities and the length of time being spent on different objectives therefore promoting an approach to mastery in mathematics.

 

Thursday 25th January 2018

St Theresa’s Catholic Primary, Cannon St, Saint Helens WA9 4XU

1.30-4.30pm

Rachel Hulley (SLE)

OUTSTANDING TEACHING AND LEARNING

To develop and consolidate skills in the key pedagogies, to support teachers in ensuring outstanding provision in classrooms.

Thursday 1st February 2018

St Theresa’s Catholic Primary School,  WA9 4XU

FULL DAY

Michelle Slingsby/Huw Foulkes (OTP facilitators)

 

COMPUTING IN THE CURRICULUM

Be introduced to the expected objectives for Key Stage 1 and 2 within the curriculum, and develop an understanding of algorithms, debugging, sequences, and much more. Learn the basic building blocks and vocabulary around computer programming and control.

Using Scratch, participate in practical activities to enhance your teaching, and see activities (animations/games) created by other children.

Thursday 8th  February 2018

St Ann’s CE Primary School, L35 0LQ

1.30-4.30pm

Emma Greenough (SLE)

 

MODERATION OF WRITING

(Please bring a class set of books)

To support practitioners in writing moderation and standardisation. How to make judgements when assessing without levels. 

Thursday 22nd  February 2018

Queens Park Primary School, 50 Rivington Rd, Saint Helens WA10 4NQ

1.30-4.30pm

Amy Hughes(SLEs)

MENTAL MATHS STRATEGIES

Mental arithmetic development of skills and making decisions. Practitioners will look at the importance of children being able to calculate mentally - looking at numbers facts and progressing to apply this to larger numbers and the use of games / activities to help support this.

Thursday 1st March 2018

St Mary and St Thomas CE Primary School, TSA POD

1.30-4.30pm

Jonathon Leeming

 (Maths Master NW Maths Hub 3)

CEOP

(delegates to supply information in advance of the session)

CEOP - Thinkuknow education programme, online safety and risks of child exploitation

Thursday 8th March2018

Peter Street Centre, St Helens, WA10 2EQ

1.30-4.30pm

Linda Smith (SLE)

 

THE TEACHING OF SCIENCE

Developing the skills & knowledge to teach science effectively through a practical approach.

Thursday 15th March 2018

Newfold Primary School, St James' Rd, Orrell, Wigan WN5 7BD

1.30-4.30pm

Lisa Henthorn (SLE)

Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling

This session will involve looking at the GAPS objectives in the Primary curriculum, and how the teaching of GAPS can be interwoven into Writing sessions. Practitioners will be given the opportunity to plan GAPS sessions in year group phases.

Thursday 22nd  March 2018

St Ann’s CE Primary School, L35 0LQ

1.30-5pm

(please note: this is a longer session than usual due to the nature of content covered)

Kate Howard (SLE) 

EYFS- developing and promoting continuous and enhanced provision in an early years setting including the use of the outdoors

Exploring the use of continuous and enhanced provision to promote independent learning.

Thursday 19th April 2018

The District CE Primary School, WA12 9PZ

3.45-5pm

Kirsty Hughes (EYFS Practitioner)

TEACHING FRACTIONS- development of skills and progression from Y1-Y6

Practical ways of teaching fractions. The session will include finding fractions of a variety of "stuff" (string, plasticine etc), the use of games for teaching a range of fraction knowledge and an introduction to the online platform Fractions Lab.

Thursday 26th April 2018

St Mary and St Thomas’ CE Primary School, WA10 2HS (TSA POD)

1.30-4.30pm

Jonathon Leeming

(Maths Masters NW Maths Hub 3)

PLANNING A CROSS-CURRICULAR UNIT AROUND A THEME

An approach to teaching Geography, History, Art and DT linked to the maths and English curriculum.

Thursday 14th June 2018

St Theresa’s Catholic Primary, Cannon St, Saint Helens WA9 4XU

1.30-4.30pm

Huw Foulkes (SLE)

MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGE

(MFL)

This session will explore a variety of engaging teaching strategies and resources for delivering a high-quality language education.

Thursday 21st June 2018

St Ann’s CE Primary School

3.45-5pm

Katie Middlehurst (SLE)

 
 
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