Developing Oral Language and literacy learning in kindergarten through play

Learning Focus
Early Years
Start Date
15 Sep, 2021
Enrol by
8 Sep, 2021
Program Description

This online session for those working in the Kindergarten setting will provide the theory behind play, and a range of practical strategies. Participants will have opportunities to plan, and scaffold play based literacy learning using small world play.
The session will build participants understanding of:

  • play and how it can foster a language rich classroom
  • planning intentionally using play
  • how small world play can support oral language and literacy development
  • the role of the educator.
Program Outcomes

Participants will deepen their understanding of literacy learning through play.

Australian Professional Standards


Standard 1 – Know students and how they learn

Standard 2 – Know content and how to teach it

Standard 3 – Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning

Standard 4 – Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments

Standard 6 – Engage in professional learning

Location, Date & Time

This one hour session will be delivered Online.

The link to the meeting platform will be sent to participants prior to the session.

1 Hour Online Session – 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Wednesday 15 September 2021