PDST, in collaboration with the Education Support Centres Ireland (ESCI), is running three PLC webinars.

PDST Literacy Webinar Series #1 –Ag Smaoineamh Mar Scríbhneoirí – 10th of November 7 – 8 pm

Sa cheardlann ghréasáin seo beidh plé á dhéanamh againn ar cad iad na toscaí inspreagtha agus rogha a chuirimid ar fáil do dhaltaí. Déanfar forbairt ar sin leis an saorscríbhneoireacht agus anuas air sin, ar na seánraí scríbhneoireachta a mhúineadh. Déanfar iniúchadh ar an aistriú scileanna agus ar conas cruinneas a chur chun cinn i slí páiste-lárnach. Tagrófar don aiseolas agus aischothú, maraon leis an measúnú mar chuid den cheardlann chomh maith.

Click here for details: PLC- Ag Smaoineamh

Link to register: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__8hHH_BAT-WxXXU8qh2KRQ

 

PDST Literacy Webinar Series #2 –Spelling and Word Study – 18th of November 7-8pm

In this Spelling and Word Study Webinar we will explore the key components of Spelling and some recommended approaches to teaching Spelling. We look at the integrated nature of Spelling with regard to Oral Language, Reading and Writing. In line with the Primary Language Curriculum 2019, playful and engaging learning experiences which may be useful when supporting children will be discussed. Is féidir na straitéisí seo ar fad a úsáid i litriúchán na Gaeilge agus pléifear é seo freisin. Finally, we will address the area of assessment and differentiation in Spelling instruction.

Click here for details: PLC Spelling & Word Study

Link to register: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BRgIjF1HTPmRboySy3E8Zg

 

PDST Literacy Webinar Series #3 –Supporting Motivation in Literacy – 25th of November 7-8pm

How can children be motivated as listeners, speakers, readers and writers across languages? This webinar will highlight practical ideas to help foster an environment that is engaging for all children. We will explore strategies to encourage social interactions, facilitate meaningful choice and use a range of texts to support motivation. A range of useful resources will also be highlighted which can support engaging learning experiences in your learning environment.

Click here for details: PLC-Supporting Motivation in Literacy

Link to register: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UBmW5LCqS-ORfRRuz-mUTw