Friday 25 October – Organisation of Reader’s Workshop

Presented by Deb Sukarna for Foundation to Year 6 Teachers

  • The importance of classroom practice reflecting current literacy research
  • Features of an effective Reading Program
  • Developing effective purposes for Reading
  • Setting up Classroom Libraries
  • The ‘nitty gritty’ organisation of a Readers Workshop – Foundation-Year 1 & Year 2-6
  • Creating an independent routine so teachers can ‘teach’
  • The role of Conferences
  • The role of needs-based Focus Groups teaching
  • Strategies for engaging children in quality texts before, during and after reading
  • Independent Reading linked to purposeful text response
  • Understanding the importance of developing metacognitive and strategic readers


Organisation of a Reader's Workshop - 25 Oct
Please select the number of participants attending and provide any dietary requirements.
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Workshop Details


Heidelberg Golf Club

Main Road

Lower Plenty Vic 3093



Week Day Workshops: 9:15 am to 3:15 pm

Saturday Workshops: 10:00 am to 3:15 pm



$260 per person, or $240 per person (including GST) for two or more participants from the one school

(Cost includes morning tea, lunch and hand-outs)


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