Literacy / Mathematics Coordinators’ Network Meeting Summer 2014

Fantastic new curriculum specially delivered by Philip Webb for Literacy and Mark Hattersley and Philpa Varley for Numeracy.

Please find attached flyers below for the Literacy and Numeracy Coordinators Network meeting on 

  • Monday, 16 June
  • Thursday, 19 June
  • Monday, 23 June 




Literacy Coordinators Network Meeting Summer 2014


This will be a new curriculum special delivered by Philip Webb and will feature ‘Poems, plays and presentation – the new curriculum for Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.’



There will be a practical focus on the ‘new’ elements of the curriculum such as learning poems by heart, making presentations, the integration of ICT as well as the use of drama and speaking and listening activities to support reading and writing.

Many of the texts used will focus upon World War 1 to help schools plan literacy activities to commemorate the anniversary but the ideas shared will also be fully transferable to other texts.


We will also look at the booklists and possible long term planning formats for the curriculum.

An assessment update will look ahead to the KS1 SPaG test, the replacement of reading AFs with strands and the implications for national tests in 2016.


There will also be the usual updates and a detailed look at the wealth of resources offered for coordinators through our network membership of the National Literacy Trust.


As always, most of the resources and presentations used on the day will be available for download for coordinators to use in their own schools.

Further information can be found on the flyer: Literacy Flyer


Mathematics Coordinators Network Meeting Summer 2014

The main focus of the day will be to equip subject leaders with necessary tools for
their school to deliver the new curriculum.
This will include: -
 Using 3D printers to enhance understanding in your school
 Developing conceptual understanding of decimal numbers
 The way forward – what do you want your curriculum to look like?
Examples to explore
 The future of assessment – where next?
 KS1 and KS2 testing changes
 Sharing models of best practice
As usual the resources and presentations used on the day will be available for
coordinators to use in their own schools.  Numeracy Flyer

These Meetings are to be held at the Bradford Design Exchange.

For further details and information and to confirm your attendance, please contact Philipa Varley on 07582 385941 or email:


Published: 03/06/2014
Audience: Literacy and Numeracy Coordinators
Contact: Philipa Varley

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