Key Stage 2 courses

Our Key Stage 2 courses support teaching practice throughout the Key Stage, and also include a number of options to improve Year 6 standards.

TalkforWriting Training Centre (Pie Corbett)
A range of TfW courses offered including taster sessions for people thinking of starting TfW, subject leader courses, planning support for teachers, model lessons and open mornings for senior leaders interested in embedding TfW in their school.
Sounds-Write Phonics (John Walker)
Model lessons, planning support for schools already using Sounds-Write, open mornings for schools considering the programme.
Achieving Greater Depth in Writing
This half day afternoon course is aimed at Y6 teachers and KS2 leaders. The session will explore the following areas: Creating exciting writing opportunities that enable children to showcase a variety of skills Creating models of writing that inspire the children and exemplify the standards
NQT Induction Programme Y4, Y5, Y6 teachers
For the academic year 2019/20, the Wandle Teaching School Alliance will continue to work together with Wandsworth LA to jointly deliver the Primary Years 4-6 NQT Induction Programme.
Vocabulary - Closing the Word Gap
This practical training will show how KS1 and KS2 students can enlarge their vocabulary and get involved in noticing, understanding, and using new words.
Guiding Readers - a skills based approach to comprehension
This session will explore practical ways into developing children’s comprehension skills during the teaching of reading. It will support teacher’s knowledge and understanding of how children develop as readers.