Literacy in the Senior Classes as a Newly Qualified Teacher

The purpose of this course is to explore reading and oral language in the senior classes. We will explore approaches to teaching reading in the classroom with a specific focus on improving comprehension skills. Following this we will explore oral language, an area often overlooked in the senior classroom. We will have an in-depth look at vocabulary and practical ways to improve vocabulary in the senior classes.  Finally we will explore the writing process in the senior classes.