Reading for Enrichment Course (6 sessions)

Fully Subscribed!!!






3 AugustUnit 1:  Basic reading techniquesReading as a form of communication.
Improve your reading speed through:  scanning, skimming, detailed reading
How to use reading time – developing good reading habits in yourself and learners
Application:  push your reading speed


17 AugustUnit 2:  Reading for pleasureImprove your reading speed
Encourage reading:  myself, learners
Reading at appropriate levels
Content interest vs difficulty
Classroom communication:  Learners read for pleasure and parent’s involvement


24 AugustUnit 3:  Additional reading techniques.Improve your reading speed
Improve your comprehension
Identifying topic sentence in paragraphs
Using sight words
Classroom communication:  How to read aloud to learners (set the scene, expression, speed, volume, pitch and different voices).


31 AugustUnit 4:  Reading the visualImprove your reading speed
Visual literacy:  maps, pictures, tables, graphs etc
Classroom communication:  Visual literacy needed in your subject.


7 SeptUnit 5:  Reading for your professionImprove your reading speed
Read to improve your subject knowledge
School content:  reading teachers’ guides, textbooks, CAPS documents, guidelines and circulars
Identify and research reading resources for your content
Classroom communication:  Overwriting content so that learners can read it.


14 SeptUnit 6:  Reading for further study and researchCrediting sources
Compiling a bibliography
Classroom communication:  How to get your learners to research for projects and assignments.

Time:               9:00-13:00 every session (including a break)

Venue:             Cape Teaching and Learning Institute, Nooiensfontein Road, Kuilsriver

Presenters:     The Fundamentals Training Centre

Course Fee (covers all 6 sessions):     

NAPTOSA members:  R120 (only R20 per session;sponsored by Metropolitan)
   Non-members:  R300

Friday night B+B accommodation:    Available free of charge in the hostel at CTLI for out-of-town participants.  Should you require accommodation, please specify on the reply slip.

Closing date for bookings:   Friday, 26 July   

Only 15 places available, so book EARLY!!!

Download Reading for Enrichment reply slip now!