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Phonics and Early Reading for Pupils with SEND

Starts: Friday 20 May 2022 - 09:00 - 11:00
Venue : Edith Neville Primary School, 174 Ossulston Street, London, NW1 1DN map
Who is this event for
Secondary school staff
What does this event cover
We are pleased to announce we have secured Megan Dixon a specialist literacy teacher, consultant and teacher trainer with 20 years’ experience working with children across a variety of schools in both primary and secondary education settings, who works with the National College.

Over two days, Thursday 19th and Friday 20th May Megan will host workshops for all Camden schools. She will share what the research in `how children learn to read' teaches us for pupils with SEND and for you to have a chance to discuss further.

There are two places per school for one workshop; we are suggesting that the Literacy Lead and SENDCO attend, but of course you can choose who is most appropriate to attend.

All workshops will take place at 5 Pancras Square in person with the ability to join online if necessary.

Lunch will be provided for the 11:30-1:30 slot and refreshments for the others.
Please note

Phonics and Early Reading for Pupils with SEND

Starts: Friday 20 May 2022 - 11:30 - 13:30
Venue : Edith Neville Primary School, 174 Ossulston Street, London, NW1 1DN map
Who is this event for
Special schools staff
What does this event cover
We are pleased to announce we have secured Megan Dixon a specialist literacy teacher, consultant and teacher trainer with 20 years’ experience working with children across a variety of schools in both primary and secondary education settings, who works with the National College.

Over two days, Thursday 19th and Friday 20th May Megan will host workshops for all Camden schools. She will share what the research in `how children learn to read' teaches us for pupils with SEND and for you to have a chance to discuss further.

There are two places per school for one workshop; we are suggesting that the Literacy Lead and SENDCO attend, but of course you can choose who is most appropriate to attend.

All workshops will take place at 5 Pancras Square in person with the ability to join online if necessary.

Lunch will be provided for the 11:30-1:30 slot and refreshments for the others.
Please note

Phonics and Early Reading for Pupils with SEND

Starts: Friday 20 May 2022 - 14:00 - 16:00
Venue : Edith Neville Primary School, 174 Ossulston Street, London, NW1 1DN map
Who is this event for
Primary school staff
What does this event cover
We are pleased to announce we have secured Megan Dixon a specialist literacy teacher, consultant and teacher trainer with 20 years’ experience working with children across a variety of schools in both primary and secondary education settings, who works with the National College.

Over two days, Thursday 19th and Friday 20th May Megan will host workshops for all Camden schools. She will share what the research in `how children learn to read' teaches us for pupils with SEND and for you to have a chance to discuss further.

There are two places per school for one workshop; we are suggesting that the Literacy Lead and SENDCO attend, but of course you can choose who is most appropriate to attend.

All workshops will take place at 5 Pancras Square in person with the ability to join online if necessary.

Lunch will be provided for the 11:30-1:30 slot and refreshments for the others.
Please note

Child Development Workshops - Beginning with babies (Child Development 0 - 2 years)

Starts: Monday 23 May 2022 - 16:00 - 17:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For all practitioners and childminders working with children aged 0 – 5.
What does this event cover
The Prime Areas are the main focus of our work with young children, but it may be some time since we have had a chance to reflect on the major milestones we should be observing and scaffolding.

These workshops will give you the chance to meet with peers and refine your understanding of being an Intentional Educator in the Prime Areas with one or all of these workshops.
Please note

EYFS moderation (EVENT FULL)

Starts: Monday 23 May 2022 - 13:30 - 16:00
Venue : Edith Neville Primary School, 174 Ossulston Street, London, NW1 1DN map
Who is this event for
Reception teachers and practitioners
What does this event cover
This session will support all practitioners to feel confident in making secure judgements against the early learning goals and confident their judgements are consistent with those of other reception teachers.

Delegates need to bring portfolios / learning journeys for x3 children to engage in the moderation proces.
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Oral Health

Starts: Monday 23 May 2022 - 09:00 - 10:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For Settings and Childminders working with children aged 0 - 5.

What does this event cover
This workshop will focus on:

• Oral health of children in Camden vs London and England.
• Structure and anatomy of teeth.
• Importance of baby teeth.
• Effects of diet on teeth.
• Prevention and cure for common oral health issues.
• Good practice for best results, effective oral health hygiene.

Please note

Early Reading and Phonics Leader Meetings (Cancelled)

Starts: Tuesday 24 May 2022 - 16:00 - 17:00
Venue : To Be Confirmed, -, - map
Who is this event for
Phonics and Early Reading Leaders.
What does this event cover
  • Keep leaders up to date with the latest national and local developments in early reading and phonics         
  • Provide an opportunity to reflect on and evaluate provision and practice and to identify improvements and developments needed to raise standards.
  • Provide an opportunity for school-to-school sharing of best practice
  • Prepare for OFSTED by sharing experiences.
Please note

Healthy conversations training

Starts: Tuesday 26 April 2022 - 13:30 - 16:30 (This event has sessions that are still to run see below)
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
This online workshop is a recommended course for all Camden Early Years staff.
What does this event cover
The Healthy Conversations training was designed by the Camden Health and Wellbeing Team with input from the Camden and Islington Public Health team and the Brandon Centre. It was developed in response to staff feedback following the Camden Can conversations and rising obesity levels in the Borough. The training aims to support participants to understand readiness to change, identify opportunities for conversations on healthy weight and build confidence, techniques and skills for effective conversations and practice.

The Healthy Conversations training is 6 hours and consists of two sessions (half -day each) delivered 4-6 weeks apart with supported practice in between. There is also an option for nursery staff that is delivered as three, two hour sessions with supported practice in between session two and three.

The sessions will be delivered by two of our Health Improvement Practitioners.

Session 1
• Setting the scene/Why are we doing this work?
• Stages of change
• Encouraging behaviour change
• Opportunities for conversation
• Conversation skills
• Factors that impact a child’s weight

Supported practice
Between sessions, participants will be asked to hold at least one conversation about healthy weight or health behaviours and bring learning to the next session, where barriers and obstacles will be explored. Participants will be supported between sessions with resources, advice, and information.

Session 2
• Day 1 re-cap
• Obstacles and barriers
• Practicing skills, techniques and conversations
• Key messages
• Relevant services and how to signpost or refer
Please note
This training will take place on MS Teams
There are 2 sessions between Tuesday 26 April 2022 and Tuesday 24 May 2022

Reading and Writing Moderation for Year 1

Starts: Tuesday 24 May 2022 - 09:30 - 12:00
Venue : Torriano Primary School, Torriano Avenue, London, NW5 2SJ map
Who is this event for
Year 1 teachers.
What does this event cover
These are half day training sessions to support teachers with the end of year assessments judgements in reading and writing.

There will be an opportunity for teachers to work together moderating their children’s reading and writing as well as identifying gaps which may need addressing. By the end of the sessions teachers will be more secure in end of year expectations in reading and writing for their year group. Gaps will be identified which will inform teaching and learning to enable children to reach end of year expectations.
Please note

Reading and Writing Moderation for Year 3

Starts: Tuesday 24 May 2022 - 13:30 - 16:00
Venue : Torriano Primary School, Torriano Avenue, London, NW5 2SJ map
Who is this event for
Year 3 teachers.
What does this event cover
These are half day training sessions to support teachers with the end of year assessments judgements in reading and writing.

There will be an opportunity for teachers to work together moderating their children’s reading and writing as well as identifying gaps which may need addressing. By the end of the sessions teachers will be more secure in end of year expectations in reading and writing for their year group. Gaps will be identified which will inform teaching and learning to enable children to reach end of year expectations.
Please note