NEW: Moving the Foundation Phase forward under the New Curriculum SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)

Course date: 27th Sep 2021
This course is now FULLY BOOKED, it is running again on Wednesday 3rd November 2021, click here to book onto this date

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.

 


Target Group: FP Leaders, FP Teachers, Y3 Teachers
The Foundation Phase course will include the following:
  • golden rules for an effective Foundation Phase
  • timetables/fitting everything in
  • bringing Year 3 into PS2
  • bringing the learning in - visits and visitors etc
  • raising standards through effective support staff
  • Books/recording/evidence

  • Long term topic mapping-how to maximise cross curricular links in the new AoLEs through project work

course attendee quote What people say about the Moving the Foundation Phase Forward course...

"Fantastic course, well organised and definitely helpful.  Full of useful but practical tips and advice. Thanks Cath :) "       Course attendee 19/05/21 "Great info and delivery. Good use of space and having small numbers. Cath is also informative, friendly and knowledgeable.  And helpful too! Thanks!"    Course attendee 19/05/21 "Fantastic day. Reassurance - keep some things the same - not all new. Fab 7 sections - feed into school over next year and a half - great place to start back once covid restrictions easing.  A superb recap - love the Golden Rules, Non Negotiables - Thank you.."  Course attendee 19/05/21

Course Presenter: Cath Delve

FOUNDATION PHASE/ OUTDOOR LEARNING/ WHOLE SCHOOL ISSUES - Cath Delve provides training, guidance and support to schools and LEAs all over Wales. Her courses cover a wide range of topics such as creating independent learners, outdoor learning, pupil voice and well-being, raising the attainment of boys, progression in continuous and enhanced provision, planning and the curriculum, being an effective Foundation Phase leader, literacy, numeracy, creativity, assessment, raising standards through display, transition, moving towards the new curriculum, developing the role of support staff and the exemplary delivery of the Foundation Phase. Some of her initiatives such as ‘Freaky Friday,’ ‘Igloo’ and ‘Messy Monday’ have been implemented and used by schools all over Wales and into England. In addition to working for Collective Learning as a course provider Cath Delve is also an independent educational consultant working alongside many, many schools all over Wales to help them improve their environments, provision, curriculum, everyday practice with a view to raising standards and moving forward in every way. Search for Courses

Course Location: South Wales - Cardiff

Future Inn, Hemingway Road, Cardiff Bay, CF10 4AU   START TIME: 8.30am coffee and registration for a 9.00am start
Future Inn's Conference Covid Policy
  • Meetings will be arranged based on 1m social distancing.
  • Anti-bac stations will continue to be in place.
  • Social distancing encouraged in all public areas.
  • Enhanced cleaning of public areas & high-level touch areas, this includes conference area.
  • Staff members continuing to wear masks and guests asked to wear masks in all public areas. 
  • One way system when entering and exiting hotel.  
  • Conference guests asked to complete self-disclosure form on arrival.
  • Individual water bottles will be provided.
  • Tea/coffee served in training rooms.
  • Lunches (in individual bags) served in training room with a choice of standard, vegetarian, vegan or specific dietary requirement – if possible, please advise of gluten free or other dietary requirements in advance.

(Autumn 2021)


 
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