Free DfE English Hub Phonics and Early Reading Showcase Events

To be completed by: Fri 08 Mar 2019

Time: -Fri 08 Mar 2019 | Venue:

The first 4 Burley Woodhead English Hub events have sold out! Don't miss your opportunity to claim your £500 per school for attending one of our free DfE funded phonics and early language showcase events.

Burley Woodhead English Hub is delighted to announce further phonics and early reading half day showcases.  These free events are designed for us to work in partnership with you to evaluate what is working well in your current phonics and early reading teaching and what you could introduce to ensure all children become confident readers.

Outline of the morning

· Research-based approach to reviewing your current practice in school,

· Opportunities to see phonics being taught and then applied through decodable books,

· Practical activities and sharing of good practice by Literacy Specialists from across Bradford and North Yorkshire,

· Review of resources available to teach phonics and early reading,

· Support with action planning (£500 per school can be claimed from the English Hub to cover costs) with potential to access funding for further training and resources,

· Follow up email/telephone conversation with one of our Literacy Specialists following the event.

Who should attend?

One Headteacher / senior leader and one reception/KS1 teacher with an interest in improving the teaching of systematic, synthetic phonics, practising phonics through decodable books and implementing the teaching of phonics into reading sessions (2 members of staff per school)

When and where are the showcase events?

· Wednesday 22nd May 9.15am—12.30pm Burley and Woodhead CE Primary

· Friday 21st June 9.15am—12.30pm Burley and Woodhead CE Primary


To book your two free places per school, go to

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Published: 08/03/2019
Audience: Headteachers, English Subject Leaders, Phonics Leaders, EYFS/ KS1 teachers
Contact: Joanne Siddall

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