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Start with a story: the journey to early literacy

Course title: Start with a Story: The Journey to Early Literacy

Course administrator: Early Years Specialist Teacher team

Target group: Need to be qualified to NVQ2 or NVQ3, be a room leader or a key person in an early years setting or an experienced childminder.

Group size: 30

About this course

This course will give Early Years Practitioners a range of practical ideas to support children as they take the journey to Early Literacy (Reading and Writing).

By the end of the course practitioners will have:

  • an overview of Early Literacy
  • an understanding of the role of the adult in supporting the development of early literacy skills
  • confidence in how to work with parents to enable them to support their child’s early literacy development.


The following costs will apply to this training course:

  • NCC EY provider: £30
  • City EY provider: £30
  • City school: £60
  • NCC school: £60
  • External PVI provider: £50

Courses are payable by credit or debit card at the time of booking, please follow the instructions on Eventbrite – invoices will not be sent for these courses.

Course dates

Date Time Venue How to book
Tuesday 19 June 2018 9.30am to 12.30pm

Edwinstowe House
High Street
NG21 9PR

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