Learning to Read & Reading to Learn

Building Background Knowledge to Support Comprehension in the Content Areas.

This workshop provides a focus on accessing background knowledge, comprehension skills, supporting vocabulary development & checking for understanding.  Come and spend the morning working on reading to learn in your classroom.  Participants can enter to win a draw for learning resources! Participants are encouraged to bring materials (textbooks etc.) they are currently using to the session, but not mandatory.

Audience:  Teachers, Admin & EAs

Please note that the workshop is geared to intermediate/middle & high school levels.  Limit of 20 participants.

Location:  Duncan Cran Elementary School Library

Date:  May 14, 2018

Time:  9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Facilitators:  Nadine Parker & Charmaine Chretien

Registration Deadline:  May 7, 2018

Registration Details:  Please email Connie Stones at cstones@prn.bc.ca  to confirm your attendance.  Questions about the session can be directed to cchretien@prn.bc.ca