Supporting Literacy Learning in Prep – From Drawing to Writing

1 Day Program

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1 Day Program

This face to face professional learning day for Prep teachers will be delivered by Noella Mackenzie , education consultant and adjunct associate professor in the school of education at Charles Sturt University NSW.

The day will focus on the importance of Draw, Talk, Write and Share approaches to literacy learning, Interactive Writing and The Power of Read Alouds.

A follow up Zoom session will be offered in Term 2-Thursday 20 May-. The participants will have an opportunity to share their actions and questions related to their literacy practice.

Participants will deepen their understanding of literacy practices in prep and how to apply them in their context.


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 6 – Engage in professional learning

Standard 7 – Engage professionally with colleagues, parents/carers and the community

South – Sustainability Learning Centre – Mt Nelson

Monday 22 March 2021

North – Tailrace – Launceston

Wednesday 24 March 2021

Online – Zoom session

Thursday 20 May 2021 – 3.30pm – 4.30pm

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