Using Picture Books to Develop Oral Language with Junior and Senior Infants 29.9.2021
In this webinar participants will be taken on a playful journey into the beautiful world of picture books rich in rhyme, rhythm and repetition and explore their unique ability to develop children’s concepts, dispositions and skills in relation to the communication, understanding, exploring and using aspects of the Oral Language Strand for the PLC. A Literacy lesson will be modelled to support the learning with this age group.
This webinar will be supported by a resource pack.
Catherine will facilitate the following webinars this term, each webinar must be booked individually
Wednesday 29th September Webinar One – Using Picture Books to develop oral Language with Junior and Senior Infants.
Wednesday 6th October Webinar Two– Using Picture Books to develop oral Language with First and Second class.
Wednesday13th October Webinar Three– Using Picture Books to develop oral Language with Third and Fourth Class.
Wednesday 20th October Webinar Four– Using Picture Books to develop oral Language with Fifth and Sixth Class
Monday 8th November Webinar Five- Phonological Awareness
Monday 15th November Webinar Six- What to do with my struggling readers?
Monday 29th November Webinar Seven- Playful Approaches to Literacy
Catherine Gilliland is a Senior Lecturer in Language and Literacy in St Mary's University College, Belfast. She was the Keynote Speaker at the literacy Association of Ireland in 2016 and her work has taken her across Europe to deliver seminars and practical workshops. She was a speaker at the recent World Literacy Summit. She is a regular contributor to the LAI Newsletter and has a chapter published in, 'Playful Approaches to Learning.'
|Course date||29-09-2021 5:00 pm|
|Course End Date||29-09-2021 6:30 pm|
|Registration Start Date||14-07-2021|
|Cut off date||29-09-2021 4:30 pm|
|Speaker||Catherine Gilliland, Senior Lecturer in Language and Literacy in St Mary's University College|