Tickets from £25Book Ticketsfor Family Phonics
DateFriday, 1 March, 9:30am
LocationOnline live streamed
PriceTickets from £25
About this event
Course Code: 23436
What is this course about?
You’ll gain confidence, new knowledge and skills for yourself whilst learning ways to support development of reading and writing through Phonics.
This course is designed to help adults understand what ‘phonics’ is and how phonics is taught in school from age 3-7 yrs old. We will explain different Phonics terms such as ‘digraph’ and ‘segmenting’. You will learn about the six phases of phonics and what aspects are taught in each phase through engaging, interactive activities. Learners will find out about the Phonics Screening check in Year One and will be given ideas and resources to enable them to develop children’s reading and writing skills through phonics.
Who is this course for?
This course is aimed at parents of children aged 3-7 years or people wishing to work with children of that age.
Entry Requirements to do this course:
A good level of conversational and written English is required
How you will be assessed?
Through weekly Learner Reflections
How much studying will I need to do outside of the lesson?
After this course you might like to… Other Family Learning courses eg Maths/English or Functional skills English.
Material supplied by Step2Skills
What learners need to bring/supply
Pen and a notepad
What happens after I book this course?
There are two steps to complete before studying with us and booking on here is the first step. Your next step will be to enrol on your chosen course following the instructions attached to your order confirmation email.
NOTE: This course is for Hertfordshire Residents Only - With the exception of the registration fee, this course is fully funded by The Education & Skills Funding Agency for adults who meet a set *criteria - please see below for 'Further Information'.
Online live streamed
This course/workshop is run as real-time online using Google Classroom. This means that instead of having to go to a classroom, the classroom comes to you! You are taught by a teacher and you will have classmates that you share ideas with. To take part you will need a tablet or laptop/computer with a webcam and microphone to enable you to interact. A few days before the start, your teacher will email you with instructions on how to join the class.
*Except for the registration fee, this course is fully funded by The Education & Skills Funding Agency for adults who meet the following criteria:
- A Hertfordshire Resident
- Aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2023
- UK National and lived in the UK for the last 3 years or EEA National with settled/pre-settled status and lived in the UK/EEA for the last 3 years
There are some exceptions to this, for example the Homes for Ukraine scheme. If you do not meet the above criteria, please contact us on 01992 556194 or email step2skills@Hertfordshire.gov.uk