This webinar are run in collaboration with West Cork, Cork, Waterford, Wexford & Kilkenny Education Support Centres
“The importance of the teacher in promoting oral language development in the classroom cannot be over-stated.” (Cregan, 2019)
In this webinar we will explore opportunities for oral language development in primary classrooms. Participants will explore effective strategies, supports and resources forplayful and engaging oral language development in the contemporary classroom.
Join Clara Fiorentini of Marino Institute of Education, as she shares:
Effective routines and procedures to facilitate language development in the primary classroom
Flexible strategies and activities to support language development across the school day
Insights into planning for ‘appropriately playful’ and ‘appropriately engaging’ oral language instruction in accordance with the Primary Language Curriculum (2019)
Clara Maria Fiorentini is a lecturer in Initial Teacher Education at Marino Institute of Education,specialising in Literacy and Early Childhood Education. Prior to this, Clara taught for eleven yearsin an urban, DEIS primary school in Co. Dublin, Ireland. Clara provides CPD for primary teachersand early childhood professionals in the areas of literacy, children's literature, play based learningand school transitions. Clara is completing her PhD research in early literacy development andtransitions to formal literacy learning. Clara is currently an executive committee member of theLiteracy Association of Ireland. You can connect with Clara via her website
www.claramariafiorentini.com or via Instagram.
|Course Date||27-02-2023 7:00 pm|
|Course End Date||27-02-2023 8:00 pm|
|Cut off date||27-02-2023 7:00 pm|
|Speaker||Clara Fiorentini of Marino Institute of Education|
|Location||ONLINE (via ZOOM)|