Teach Through a Text in Year 6 - A one day, online course

22nd September 2022

Location: Online

Price: £95.00 (+VAT per delegate)

Date: 22nd September 2022 at 9:30am

One Day Online Course

A one-day year specific course covering practical strategies for using high quality children's literature as the primary approach to the teaching of English

This course will –

  • Identify how the Teach through a Text approach engages children as writers and immerses them in a literary world
  • Share examples of quality texts and well planned sequences used succesfully in primary schools 
  • Explore the progression of skills within the National Curriculum
  • Model how grammar, spelling and vocabulary contribute to a range of purposeful writing opportunities
  • Demonstrate how modelled writing is effective within a sequence of lessons


  • We will identify the 'Teach through a Text' pedagogy and the rationale for this approach
  • There will be a familiarisation with end of year group objectives and key assessment foci
  • An in-depth look at one text and a sequence of work and an exploration of other age-appropriate books
  • We will focus on personalisation and differentiation and show how to use modelled writing to support this
  • We will look at the importance of audience and purpose and explore the importance of publishing and book-making

Participants will receive –

  • A detailed planning sequence that support the teaching of purposeful writing
  • All training resources electronically
School members will receive 10% off any training places booked (make sure the school administrator is booking the place)

All our courses support the Reading for Pleasure agenda and strengthen teacher’s knowledge of how to use text in the classroom

We regret that we are not able to refund bookings cancelled within 5 working days of the training date. Please see our cancellation policy for further information.

Teach Through a Text in Year 6 - A one day, online course 8 spaces

22nd September 2022 @ 9:30am

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£114.00 (inc VAT) per person

£95.00 (ex VAT)

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