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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

Session 1: Tuesday 29th October 2019 -  1.15 pm - 4.15 pm
Twilight: Tuesday 14th January 2020 -  4.00 pm - 5.30 pm
Session 2: Tuesday 11th February 2020 - 1.15 pm - 4.15 pm


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