UNSW Global Assessments is proud to offer primary educators a free professional learning opportunity focused on best practice in teaching grammar and punctuation.
Join us for the opportunity to experience hands-on activities and techniques for teaching grammar from a leading literacy expert.
Please note there are 2 sessions, it is recommended that participants attend both sessions to get the full benefit.
- Compare some key research findings relating to the teaching and learning of grammar to your own experience(s)
- Learn some effective strategies to teach critical aspects of written sentence structure
- Adapt a hands-on grammar activity for your own stage 2 or 3 teaching context
Meet the speaker
Helen Pearson is an experienced presenter of professional development workshops and currently lectures in literacy, EAL/D and assessment at UNSW Sydney. She wrote the NESA Grammar Guide for Teachers, and the accompanying guide for parents wanting to support their children's understanding of grammar; as well as the popular Spelling Rules! K-6 series.