EY2P Update Covid-19 : Training & Consultancy


A one day course to equip practitioners to implement a one to one group intervention to raise attainment in reading, as well as developing a skill base to support pupils’ general reading development from EYFS to Y6

‘Boosting Reading@Primary’ is a one-to-one intervention programme targeted at Y1 to Y6 pupils. The intervention lessons are delivered three times per week by teaching assistants for 10 weeks. Each session lasts for 15 minutes and includes:

  • Practising independent reading skills on familiar texts
  • Developing pace and fluency in reading
  • Ongoing assessment
  • Working on unfamiliar text with support, leading to independence and understanding

Trainer: Jan Owens

This course aims to provide:

  • In-depth knowledge of the reading process
  • Supporting pupils to become skilled independent problem-solvers drawing on a range of reading strategies
  • The use of key teaching prompts to support the application of good reading skills
  • Development of comprehension and vocabulary
  • How to implement a clear lesson structure to raise attainment in reading
  • The use of assessment and observation to inform next steps in pupils’ learning

Contact: Jan Owens: jan@ey2p.org OR 07825 738 486

Target Audience: Teaching assistants, SENCOs, class teachers and volunteers

(It is recommended a teacher accompanies TAs/volunteers to ensure maximum impact on pupil attainment)


£175 + VAT per delegate

2 delegate places: £270 + VAT

3 delegate places: £345 + VAT

N.B. Price includes 1 resource booklet per delegate. If additional resources are required please contact jan@ey2p.org

9.15am registration

Lunch included



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