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Writing Matters

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Key Stage 1 - for parents/carers of children aged 5-6

Course Description

An accredited English course for parents/carers of children aged 5 to 7 years.
On this course you will:


  • learn about the development stages of writing and how writing is taught in school
  • learn how Family Learning can help raise children’s attainment
  • visit a place of local interest and use the photographs taken on your visit to create a book for your child
  • find out how stories are used as a starting point for simple creative writing
  • find out about spelling strategies that can help you and your child with spelling
  • explore the use of rhyme and poetry in school including nonsense rhymes.


Session Time: 2.5 hours per week
Course Length: 12 weeks

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