MultiLit is pleased to be presenting PD Workshops for the following programs in Newcastle during October and November.
MiniLit: 22-23 October 2019
The MiniLit program has been designed as a small group intervention for the bottom 25% of Year 1 and Year 2 students.
MiniLit incorporates the five key elements research has shown to be essential for effective beginning reading instruction (phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, comprehension, and vocabulary).
Training in MiniLit is compulsory prior to the delivery of the program. The two-day PD Workshop provides hands-on demonstrations and ample opportunity to ask questions about how to implement MiniLit in your school.
MacqLit: 7-8 November 2019
MacqLit is a an explicit and systematic reading intervention for small groups of older low-progress readers. It is suitable for students in Year 3 and above, including secondary school years.
A recent analysis of research relating to students who undertook MacqLit for two terms found the students made substantial and statistically significant gains in word reading accuracy, nonword reading accuracy, spelling accuracy, passage reading fluency, passage reading accuracy, and reading comprehension.
MacqLit is available for purchase by schools only.
Training in MacqLit is compulsory prior to the delivery of the program. The two-day PD Workshop provides hands-on demonstrations and ample opportunity to ask questions about how to implement MacqLit in your school.
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