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