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Visual Literacy CPD

Dr Chris Whitney

Teach through a film: inspiring and supporting the teaching of reading and writing at KS1 and 2
Friday 8th November
9am-4pm
NSPCC National Training Centre

This CPD aims to demonstrate how to work with film as a vehicle for inspiring and supporting the teaching of reading and writing in the primary curriculum at both KS1 and 2.

By the end of this course participants will have:

  • decoded and analysed a short film, understanding its composition
  • explored the links between film (as an on-screen) and print text
  • investigated a variety of film education teaching approaches
  • worked through a two week teaching sequence (provided) based on a short film
  • considered the place film in the primary curriculum as a vehicle to inspire and support reading and writing