Bridging the Gap: Project X Code

Venue
TBC- School Training Venue, TBC
venue
Course Tutors
Sue Howard
tutors
Admin Contact
School Effectiveness [Admin Purposes] (schooleffectivenessadmin@peterborough.gov.uk)
Target Audience
Schools
target audience
Course Types
School Improvement Training
Course categories
School Improvement
Subject
Literacy
Course description
High quality professional development to enable teaching assistants to deliver reading intervention with pupils in Years 2-4

Audience
Teaching Assistants (or teachers) in Years 2-4

Description
Teaching Assistants will receive 2 days of CPD that will allow them to deliver high quality reading intervention. The Oxford University Press, Project X Code books are a series of adventure books based on a structured progression of phonics, vocabulary and comprehension skills. Lessons will be delivered using detailed session notes to support a trained teaching assistant (or teacher) to teach a small group of children for half an hour, four times a week.

If schools have not already purchased the Project X Code reading books, they will need to do so by contacting their OUP representative.

The reduced cost of the training to support schools with bridging the gap in learning will include the two days CPD, published tests to enable them to reliably benchmark performance and track progress over the course of the intervention and detailed teaching handbooks
Training objectives
Learning outcomes
Aim


  • To develop Teaching Assistants’ subject knowledge and wider effectiveness in the teaching of reading

  • To support them in effectively delivering four, detailed intervention lessons weekly

  • To support TAs in developing reading skills and enjoyment, for those children who are working below National Expectations in Years 2 to 4

Additional Information
Enquiries
Start Date
Friday 11 June 2021
End Date
Friday 2 July 2021
Closing Date
Thursday 10 June 2021
Times
09:30 - 15:00
Maximum Places
30 
Cost
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Number of Sessions
Sessions
Venue
 TBC- School Training Venue, TBC
Tutors
 Sue Howard
Start Date
Friday 11 June 2021
Times
 09:30 - 15:00
Notes
 Teaching Assistants attend all day from 9:30 - 15:00 Link Teachers are invited to attend between 13:00 - 15:00
Venue
 TBC- School Training Venue, TBC
Tutors
 Sue Howard
Start Date
Friday 2 July 2021
Times
 09:30 - 15:00
Notes