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Paragon Alliance

Literacy in the EYFS:  A Course for NQTs/NQT + 1/Teachers & TAs new to Reception

Delivered by Al Carroll of Peterborough Learning & Teaching Associates (PLTA)

This course will provide delegates with the opportunity to enhance their understanding of the EYFS Statutory requirements for Literacy, underpinned by the requirements for Communication and Language. In addition to exploring key concepts and skills, delegates will consider implications for learning environments, resources and adult support. The course will be delivered over 2 half days and 1 twilight follow up session.
As a result of attending this course, delegates will have developed their understanding of:

  • The statutory EYFS requirements for Communication & Language and Literacy;
  • The development of early reading and writing skills;
  • Key elements and strategies for practice;
  • The role of the adult in supporting and inspiring young children on their journey to becoming readers and writers

All delegates must bring a copy of:

  • EYFS Statutory Framework
  • EYFS Development Matters
  • EYFS Profile Exemplification materials for Communication & Language and Literacy



Al Carroll is offering additional training opportunities for delegates that attend Literacy in EYFS.  She will be able to provide further support  with implementing strategies as discussed during training. The focus of this training will be at the discretion of delegates as agreed by their phase leader.  You will be able to discuss this further with Al Carroll at the training sessions.

Session 1:  16 October 2018 > 1.15pm - 4.15pm
Twilight:  (new date) 19 November 2018 > 4.00pm - 5.30pm
Session 2:  22 January 2018 > 1.15pm - 4.15pm

£135.00 per person for all 3 sessions (only £45.00 per session)

Reduced from £135.00 to £95.00 per delegates

Hampton Hargate Primary School,  Hargate Way, Hampton Hargate, Peterborough.  PE7 8BZ

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