Developing Reading skills in Welsh (for English medium primaries)
This one-day (with half-day feedback) course will provide an overview of the appropriate methodology and teaching strategies required for progressing reading skills in Welsh (English medium) from Foundation phase to transitioning in key stage 2.
Teachers should bring their Hwyl dan 7 or Antur Anhygoel scheme of learning to the course to link the skills to their SoL’s content
Outcomes and Benefits for the Target Group / Deilliannau a Buddiannau:
• understand how to develop all aspects of reading using appropriate methodologies teaching strategies • develop more accurate Welsh pronunciation and more confident readers through use of the Welsh alphabet • be able to transfer and reinforce literacy skills to understand text • be aware of the ranges of books and reading materials to stimulate and enthuse learners • share impact of course with others
Outcomes and Benefits for Learners in School(s) / Deilliannau a Buddiannau i’r Dysgwyr Learners will: • become ambitious and capable learners demonstrating good progress in reading • challenged to read a range of texts at an appropriate level building on prior knowledge and confident to read independently • communicate their understanding and response to text confidently through a range of enjoyable, practical, planned activities to the appropriate level • be able to develop the transference of literacy skills and strategies across languages and contexts