Phonics and Early Reading

Wednesday 28 November 2012, 13:00–15:45

School of Education, Oxford Brookes University

Henrietta Dombey, Emeritus Professor of Literacy in Primary Education, University of Brighton

13:00 Registration, Foyer
13:10 Welcome: Helen Wilson, Theatre
Keynote: Henrietta Dombey
Necessary, but not Enough: Phonics and learning to read English
14:15 Coffee, Refectory
14:45 Workshops
1. Ways into text, use of drama strategies to develop understanding, Adrienne Duggan, Drama Studio
2. Teaching phonics – making it interactive, Sarah Mirrington, BG25
3. Exploring phonological awareness through children’s literature, Laura Quinton-Maryon, BG26
15:45 Close