Spelling Rules Rule

Date:
7:30pm, 12th Aug 2021 - 8:30pm, 12th Aug 2021

Presenter:
Dr Lillian Fawcett

Venue:
Online

Price:
$50.00 Members | $60.00 Non-Members | $45.00 Specialist Teacher

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Registration closes at 8:00am, 11th Aug 2021

Event Details

Spelling Rules Rule

Due to the complexities of the English language, orthographic knowledge is integral to improving spelling ability. An important part of orthography is knowing the spelling rules. If you are a poor speller, a knowledge of the spelling rules provides scaffolding to assist in determining the most likely letter order of a particular word. In this session, a range of rules will be introduced along with strategies for teaching these rules to students. Lillian will also discuss how a knowledge of rules can be used to help students identify and self-correct spelling errors.

Dr Lillian Fawcett is a specialist literacy teacher with over 25 years of experience and university qualifications in education and psychology. She has developed a range of spelling and reading programs based on well-research literacy acquisition and memory retention principles which has enabled her to successfully help hundreds of students improve their literacy skills. Numerous teachers and schools throughout Australia are currently using Lillian’s evidence-based Cracking the ABC Code programs.

 

Schools can Register their Teachers using the Workshop Registration Form below.  Payment can be via credit card (preferred) or Invoice. 

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Please note this workshop will be delivered online through the platform, Zoom. You will receive any handouts, together with the Zoom workshop link via email on the morning of Thursday, 12 August 2021.  If you have not received an email by 12:00pm on Thursday, please check your junk mail. 

IMPORTANT: Please ensure you have Zoom downloaded and updated prior to the workshop start time.  This is a LIVE event only and will not be recorded. 

 

Important Notes  

  1. Payment is required prior to the date of the Professional Development Workshop in order to secure attendance and is not refundable.  
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  3. This workshop contributes to the 10 Queensland College of Teachers continuing Professional Development Requirements. You will receive a certificate on the day after the event.  
  4. Certificates will not be issued to participants if a School / Organisation has not finalised payment by the day of the Workshop. Once payment has been finalised, the certificate will be emailed to the participant. 
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