Workshops/ Live Webinars and Videos

 

Educator Workshop or Webinar

Pre Reading and Writing Skills

(targeted age group: 3-5 year olds)

Completing this course before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 3 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of the Early Years Learning Framework addressing standard descriptors 2.1.2 and 2.5.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

Workshop includes:

  • language and speech development

  • phonological awareness

  • fine motor development, writing

  • play based learning in relation to literacy

  • EYLF and literacy

  • many practical and effective ways to help develop literacy skills

  • how to introduce picture books and use these books in other ways

  • time for questions and discussion 

AND MUCH MORE

The webinar version is interactive through the chatbox and all registered receive all the worthwhile handouts and resources via email.

Educator Webinar: STEAM Ahead in Early Childhood

(Making Connections with Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics)

(targeted age group: 3 -6 year olds)

(2 hours)

Completing this course before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 2 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of the Early Years Learning Framework addressing standard descriptors 2.1.2 and 3.3.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

Webinar includes:

  • How do children learn in today’s society?

  • What skills do young children need?

  • STEAM Links to EYLF

  • What is STEAM?

  • Why do we need to expose STEAM to our young children?

  • How can we approach/support STEAM in early childhood?

  • Scenarios using STEAM

  • Picture books and STEAM

  • Technology and STEAM

  • STEAM challenge and resources

  • And Much More

This webinar is interactive through the chatbox and all registered receive all the worthwhile handouts and resources via email.

Parents /Carers Pre-reading and Writing Skills

(targeted age group: 3 -5 year olds)

(1 hours and 50 minutes)

VIDEO includes:

  • speech and language development

  • choosing appropriate books

  • vocabulary

  • phonological awareness

  • questioning techniques (comprehension)

  • ​effective, simple games and strategies to help with reading and writing

  • fine motor development and writing

  • making connections 

  • using picture books in other ways

All registered receive all the handouts and games via email.

Numeracy and Thinking Skills

Educator Webinar (1 1/2 hours) Workshop (2 hours)

(targeted age group: 3-5 year olds)

Completing this course before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 1 hour and 30 minutes (webinar) or 2 hours (workshop) of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of the Early Years Learning Framework addressing standard descriptors 2.1.2 and 2.5.2 (webinar) and 2.1.2 and 6.3.2 (workshop) from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

 

Webinar includes:

  • mathematical language and basic concepts 

  • practical and hands on activities

  • number recognition and counting

  • understanding number value, one to one correspondence

  • linking literacy and books with numeracy

  • using everyday items to teach important number concepts as well as simple and fun number games and activities

  • developing thinking and problem solving skills

AND MUCH MORE

Kindy-Year 1 Beginning to Read and Write 

(targeted age group: K-2)

Workshop includes:

  • strategies and games to help with reading fluency, comprehension, sounding out, vocabulary, sight word recognition

  • strategies to help with fine motor skills and writing

                  AND MUCH MORE

Parents /Carers Numeracy and Thinking Skills

(1 hour and 15 minutes) 

(targeted age group: 3-5 year olds)

VIDEO includes:

  • mathematical language and basic concepts 

  • practical and hands on activities

  • number recognition and counting

  • understanding number value, one to one correspondence

  • linking literacy and books with numeracy

  • using everyday items to teach important number concepts as well as simple and fun number games and activities

  • developing thinking and problem solving skills

All registered receive all the handouts and games via email.

Mathematics and Numeracy

(targeted age group:

Kindergarten, Year One/Two)

Workshop includes:

  • a range of strategies and games to help with place value, addition, subtraction and other important number skills

  • explains important parts of the new syllabus in simple terms

AND MUCH MORE

 

 

School Readiness: Literacy and Numeracy

(targeted age group:

preschoolers 3-5 year olds)

Workshop includes:

  • mathematical language/basic concepts 

  • practical and hands on activities

  • number recognition and counting

  • understanding number value, one to one correspondence

  • pre reading skills

  • fine motor and writing development

  • vocabulary and comprehension

AND MUCH MORE

(This course is available for parents and carers in childcare centres or preschools or for a group booking)

Toddler Literacy/ Numeracy

(targeted age group 2-3 year olds)

Workshop includes:

  • vestibular system

  • play based learning 

  • speech and language development

  • choosing appropriate books

  • how to help develop reading skills

  • vocabulary and questioning techniques 

  • using picture books

  • fine motor and writing development

  • basic number concepts and simple numeracy games

  • developmental milestones

AND MUCH MORE

Tailored Workshop/Webinar

catering to the needs of your group/centre or school

Please contact Merryn Develyn for more information or to make a booking.

Presenter: Merryn Develyn

 0402 279 409

 

 

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