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4.5 PD HOURS

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03/12/2020

9.30am - 3.00pm - Log on between 9.15am and 9.30am (AEST)

Live Streamed Webinar

Teachers of English Years 4 to 10

$215.00 + GST

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Teaching VCAA Punctuation & Grammar Requirements Engagingly & Effectively

This program will provide you with everything you need to satisfy VCAA requirements in punctuation and grammar from years 4 to 10

  • How to make punctuation active, meaningful and unforgettable
  • How to make standard grammar fun and meaningful
  • Exercises and models to teach the grammar component of English year 4 to 10
  • Using Functional Grammar to improve narratives
  • Effective drafting, editing and revising
  • Using Functional Grammar to analyse texts
  • Glossary of grammatical terms with explanations and examples
  • Ready to use worksheets on all aspects of grammar
Presented by Critical Agendas

Ron Thomas

Ron Thomas has been teaching Junior English for over 30 years from remedial to Gifted and Talented – and still does. He has delivered Professional Development for English teachers for a decade in all states of Australia and at VATE, Pearson and Critical Agendas Conferences. He is a published poet, Feature Writer, Travel Writer and author of a Drama Text book. His Drama background makes for scintillating English classes and workshops. A Gold Level Toastmaster, he brings Public Speaking skills to English teaching. Ron’s seminars are highly interactive and you’ll walkaway with a swag of immediately useful resources for your classes

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