We are excited to announce our latest professional development offerings! Click the dates to find a description and registration information. For more information about any of these workshops, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Word Study Part 1- Phonological Awareness, Alphabetic Principle, Phonics, and Six Syllable Types
February 3, 2023 | In-Person Session | 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Let's start at the very beginning of reading acquisition. This session will review phonological awareness, alphabetic principle, graphemes and phonemes, basic phonics, and the six syllable types. Participants will review the what, why, and how for each topic, including some make and take activities. Learn more and register here.
Word Study Part 2- Six Syllable Types with Multi-syllabic Words, Syllabication, Etymology, and Morphology
February 28, 2023 | In-Person Session | 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
After students have mastered the alphabet and reading single syllable words, what are the next steps to advance student skills with decoding? This session will address the aspects of advanced decoding by delving into syllable division rules, morphology (i.e. affixes, roots), and etymology. Participants will learn the what, why, and how for each topic, including some make and take activities. Learn more and register here.