ERIC Number: ED472057
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Key Stage 3 National Strategy: Literacy across the Curriculum.
Department for Education and Employment, London (England).
This training pack contains 13 modules, each lasting approximately one hour and 15 minutes, which introduces schools in England to the Literacy across the Curriculum element of the Key Stage 3 National Strategy. Each unit starts with a list of objectives, suggestions for use, resources required, and an overview of the session. Associated handouts and overhead transparencies are also supplied. The modules are appropriate for whole-staff use or for smaller groupings, including departments. The principles behind the training modules are that participants are active, interactive, given space to consolidate thinking, and committed to putting ideas into practice. Modules in this training guide are: Whole-School Implementation; Writing Non-Fiction; Writing Style; Spelling and Vocabulary; Active Reading Strategies; Reading for Information; The Management of Group Talk; Listening; Making Notes; Using the Library/learning Centre; Marking for Literacy; All Inclusive: Supporting EAL (English as an Additional Language) Learners; and What Next? (RS)
Descriptors: British National Curriculum, Content Area Reading, Junior High Schools, Library Role, Listening, Literacy, Middle Schools, Professional Development, Professional Training, Program Implementation, Reading Strategies, Second Language Learning, Spelling, Writing Instruction
Department for Education and Skills (DfES), PROLOG, P.O. Box 5050, Sherwood Park, Annesley, Notts NG15 0DJ, United Kingdom, England. Tel: 0845 6022260; Fax: 0845 6033360; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.dfes.gov.uk/. For full text: http://www.standards.dfes.gov.uk/keystage3/publications/?template=down&pub_id=1508&strand=generic.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department for Education and Employment, London (England).
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)