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Courses

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There are also online alternatives for a growing number of our courses which are available to download and watch as many times as you like, should you wish to learn at your own convenience and without attending a conference center.

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4 December 2020
LIVE ONLINE VIRTUAL – “Making Connections” Between the Mathematics and Numeracy and Language, Literacy and Communication AoLEs – Helen Bowen & Lynwen Barnsley
Presenters: Helen Bowen, Lynwen Barnsley,

Curriculum for Wales 2022 is a holistic curriculum that allows learning to be drawn from across the different areas of learning and experience.

As we begin to embed the new curriculum over the next few years, schools will need to explore how they can make manageable links. How can we use literacy skills in a meaningful way to develop and improve mathematical understanding? Where is the natural overlap?

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13 January 2021
LIVE ONLINE VIRTUAL – 3 day Unlocking the LLC AoLE – Helen Bowen
Presenter: Helen Bowen,

The format of the LLC AoLE training days will be somewhat different as we will be ‘meeting’ virtually. The sessions will be for a small group (no more than 10) so that they can be interactive. The days will be chunked into more bite size pieces and will include tasks for reflection as well as discussion.

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19 January 2021
Donaldson in Early Years – pedagogy, practice, planning SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Jen Summers,

This course will highlight what really matters to children and the relevance and importance of first-hand experiences. It will focus on the types of learning environments schools need to create to fully support the New Curriculum vision for Early Years.

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19 January 2021
NEW Supporting learner progression through highly effective assessment practices in the Curriculum for Wales – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Gareth Coombes, Huw Duggan,

 

This two-day Inset will focus on the new arrangements for assessment, as set out in Curriculum for Wales. It will explore how to embed assessment into day-to-day practices. The focus will be specifically on each of the four purposes and identifying means of ascertaining pupil progress. Emphasis will be on doing this with high levels of learner involvement. Resources will be provided to support this.

Dates: Tue 19th & Wed 27th January 2021

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21 January 2021
Humanities AoLE in Progression Step 1 (Nursery & Reception) SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Don Trueman, Linzi Robinson,

This course will review the draft proposals for Humanities at Nursery/Reception, explaining key changes and terminology; suggesting effective and challenging activities; resources and learning strategies to support successful implementation.  

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27 January 2021
Mathematics and Numeracy in PS1 (Nursery and Reception) SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Lynwen Barnsley,

This course will examine Progression Step 1 of the new AoLE for mathematics and numeracy and clarify what this looks like in nursery and reception classes.

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28 January 2021
Financial Literacy in KS2 – Mathematics & Health and Well-being AoLE – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gaynor Murphy,

‘Numeracy is a key enabler in making a number of informed decisions, in particular, managing money and supporting good financial decision‑making and critically engaging with social norms around money’ Health & Well-being AoLE (draft 2019).

According to the latest Estyn report Managing Money (July 2017) “not all teachers have the knowledge and skills to help them deliver financial education confidently”

In an increasingly complex financial world, it is important that we develop pupils’ financial capability from an early age to equip them with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to manage money well and to prepare them for the opportunities and challenges that money brings to their lives.

This course will support teachers in identifying opportunities to plan and deliver financial education, as well as advise and provide a wealth of teaching resources.

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28 January 2021
Moving the Foundation Phase forward under the New Curriculum SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

This course will clarify what is happening to the Foundation Phase under the new curriculum in Wales. It will focus on what needs to stay the same and what needs to change.

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29 January 2021
LIVE ONLINE VIRTUAL – “Making Connections” Between the Mathematics and Numeracy and Language, Literacy and Communication AoLEs – Helen Bowen & Lynwen Barnsley
Presenters: Helen Bowen, Lynwen Barnsley,

Curriculum for Wales 2022 is a holistic curriculum that allows learning to be drawn from across the different areas of learning and experience.

As we begin to embed the new curriculum over the next few years, schools will need to explore how they can make manageable links. How can we use literacy skills in a meaningful way to develop and improve mathematical understanding? Where is the natural overlap?

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2 February 2021
Science & Technology AoLE in Progression Step 3 (Y4, Y5, Y6) SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Karen Mills, Nerys Tudor Jones, Gareth Morgan,

This course will review the new AoLE for Science & Technology at Y4, Y5, Y6, explain key changes and terminology; suggest effective and challenging activities, resources and learning strategies to support their successful implementation.

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2 February 2021
Understanding the new AoLE for Mathematics and Numeracy SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Lynwen Barnsley,

Are you ready to implement the new Maths and Numeracy AoLE?

What changes will you need to make?

This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and ensuring effective implementation of the new curriculum.

 

Can’t get out of school to attend? This course is also available as an Online Download – CLICK HERE
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3 February 2021
NEW Developing Mental Maths Strategies in PS3 (Year 4, 5 and 6) SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gaynor Murphy,

‘Enrichment and experiences

The achievement outcomes refer in multiple places to the resources that could and should be used to enhance understanding and enrich the mathematical experiences of learners.

The appropriate use of a range of digital technologies, manipulables, everyday objects, and concrete and abstract representations of mathematical objects helps the learners to engage with mathematical concepts from more than one perspective.’

Welsh Government Draft Statutory Guidance – AoLE Mathematics and Numeracy April 2019

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3 February 2021
NEW Supporting learner progression through highly effective assessment practices in the Curriculum for Wales – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Gareth Coombes, Huw Duggan,

 

This two-day Inset will focus on the new arrangements for assessment, as set out in Curriculum for Wales. It will explore how to embed assessment into day-to-day practices. The focus will be specifically on each of the four purposes and identifying means of ascertaining pupil progress. Emphasis will be on doing this with high levels of learner involvement. Resources will be provided to support this.

Dates:  Wed 3rd & Wed 10th February 2021 

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4 February 2021
Planning for Progression in the Teaching of Reading in KS2 – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Stephanie Vaughan,

Guided reading and beyond. What comes after guided reading?

How can a school use different reading approaches to help pupils to become increasingly independent readers? This course will demonstrate how to plan for progression in the teaching of reading by combining guided reading with group reading and reciprocal teaching.

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4 February 2021
Tinkering with your Micro:bits! – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Gareth Morgan, Nerys Tudor Jones,

This exciting, practical course is a brilliant way to, cost effectively, address some of the key aspects of computational thinking, along with coding and supporting the effective delivery of control technology in the Science and Technology AoLE.

Please note: Attendees will need to bring their own web enabled device (e.g. laptop)

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10 February 2021
NEW: Health & Wellbeing AoLE in PS1 & PS2 (Nursery to Y3) SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Cath Delve, Karen Mills,

This course will unpick the AoLE for Health & Wellbeing from Nursery to Y3.

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