Want to get ready for grammar teaching next year? Wondering how you can introduce the grammar terminology to children so that it will stick? Want a copy of our new publication Sentence Toolkit for Teachers plus ideas to use in the classroom? Come and join us on the 10th May for our first Sentence Toolkit for Teachers day. This course is offered at a reduced rate so it is on a first come first served basis. Other dates are available.
Because grammar is about improving writing. And passing the test is a by product of good grammar teaching.
Because grammar will be boring for those who have to put up with 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 years of this.
Because grammar should be fun.
Because grammar teaching should take place in context with authentic texts and discussion about the impact.
Because preparation for the test is important but only needs 3 or 4 weeks.
Because if we don’t hold on to what is important in grammar teaching, no one else will.