Talk into Writing

Creative approaches to the teaching of writing in primary and secondary classrooms

This event took place 9:00am - 5:00pm Friday November 4th, 2011

Book on-line: Email: [email protected] Tel: 020 82234137

  • Engaging seminars and workshops

  • Explore the role of talk in developing writing

  • Focus on teaching and learning through talk in primary and secondary classrooms

 Keynote speakers • Ty Van Brown and Matt Friday – Storytelling into writing • William Fiennes – The author’s voice: an author talk • Teresa Cremin – Teachers’ writing identities: challenges and opportunities Workshops • Stuart Scott – Scaffolding/modelling writing for EAL pupils at Key Stages 2 and 3: benefits for all • Katie Waldegrave – Reinvigorating creative practice by working with authors: a creative writing workshop for teachers • Bev Barnes – Developing writing through talk at Key Stage 2 • Pippa Couch and Jim Grant – Art into talk into writing: projects in the Early Years and beyond