3-white-figures-readingQATESOL PD Morning 

Learning to read and reading to learn 

Practical teaching ideas that work when teaching reading in primary, secondary and adult EAL/D and TESOL sectors


Milpera State High School, Parker St,  Chelmer

Saturday 15 October 2016


8.45 – 9.10           Registration & Sign-in

9.15 – 9.45           Recent literature pertaining to the teaching of reading to EAL/D learners,
with a particular focus on bottom up and top down skills           
Presenter: Dr Susan Creagh       Presentation details

9.45 – 10.15         In the beginning was the word          Presenter: Stephen Heap       Presentation details

10.15 – 11.00      Morning tea and networking

11.00 – 11.45      Practical breakout sessions – choose from:

a)  Reading and the Secondary EAL/D Student: A Grab Bag of Strategies
Presenter: Gae Nastasi – QATESOL President and HOSES (EAL/D) MacGregor SHS
b)  A Recipe for Reading Success in Primary EAL/D   Presenters: Tracey Sahin and Dianna Brittain   Presentation details


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Non-members     $30      Online payment at time of registration via PayPal or credit card


Attendance certificates will be issued

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Due to catering requirements, registrations close Tuesday 11 October

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  • October 15, 2016
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm