Click here to book your FREE place at Words and Wisdom: a FREE conference for schools and Patrons of Reading
Organised by Patron of Reading: Haringey Chapter
Thursday April 27th – 3.30/4.00* to 5.30pm
Big Green Bookshop: 1 Brampton Park Road, Wood Green, N22 6BG
3.30-45 Arrival and refreshments
3.45-4.00 Patrice Lawrence (Author of Orangeboy: Winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize for Older Children 2016) : Authors, storytellers and schools: the opportunities in Haringey.
Success in creative writing: how do we help children on their journey?
4.00-4.15 Presentation by Catherine Coles (English teacher, Fortismere School): Challenges of creative writing in the new GCSE.
4.15-4.30 Panel discussion: What is needed to support writing at the primary/ secondary transition?
Supporting reading for pleasure: how do we keep them reading?
4.30-5.00 Panel discussion: What has worked well in the Haringey Chapter to date?
The next chapter: how can our network continue to support Haringey schools?
5.00-5.20 Group discussions: what next for our network?
5.20-30 feedback and close
*school-focused content starts at 4pm to give colleagues time to arrive.
Download the full programme here: Words and Wisdom April 27th programme v200417
Download a flyer to share with your contacts here: Words and Wisdom April 27th flyer v200417