Enhancing literacy skills in science RB298 / C91

Start date
20 Nov 20
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD



We will support you in responding to the increased literacy demands of the National Curriculum. Throughout this course you will develop strategies to ensure that your students have the skills to be effective, independent learners who have a range of literacy skills, not only for their exams but for their futures.

A range of carefully selected resources have been picked out ready to share with you – you certainly won’t finish this empty handed…. With a knowledgeable and enthusiastic facilitator with a passion for secondary science, you are guaranteed to find this CPD invaluable. Completion of this course will reward you with a Certificate for your performance management.



  • You will be able to:

    • describe what constitutes effective teaching and learning with respect to literacy
    • use an increased repertoire of teaching and learning strategies to enhance students’ literacy skills
    • identify the contexts in which students will use exploratory talk and active reading strategies
    • reflect on the barriers to good writing
    • demonstrate an awareness of the range of writing styles required in science and how they can be developed

    Book now and you will be automatically registered for the scheduled sessions for the course. Remote CPD courses have live, facilitator-led sessions and are not available for instant access. Please refer to the schedule of the day.


Enhancing literacy skills in science20 November 202009:30-15:30Virtual

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£50.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£100.00 +VAT

Additional information

Our remote CPD courses for teachers are delivered across a series of sessions run at specific times and dates. Information on all course sessions can be found under the description of each course. To complete a course, all sessions are mandatory.

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