Reading Our Way

Webinars and workshops

In the interests of supporting our community to better engage with Readingourway and all of its benefits a series of webinars and workshops have been developed.

All Events

In Person Events

Webinar Events

09-Oct-2017
3:30-4:30

During this presentation you will get ideas on how to adapt teaching practices and pedagogies to better accomodate Visual Learners. You will also be shown ways to modify curriculum topics to be more visual. The following topics will be covered:

Who are visual-spatial learners?
- VSL research
- VSL characteristics
-VSL learning
-VSL difficulties in school

VSL assistance with literacy (reading & Spelling)- difficulties and supports

VSL assistance with numeracy (number & algebra)- difficulties and supports

VSL’s classroom and home environments
-general accommodations

Multi-levelled activities & multi-levelled learning centres

2-May-2017
3:30-4:30

During this presentation you will get ideas on how to adapt teaching practices and pedagogies to better accomodate Visual Learners. You will also be shown ways to modify curriculum topics to be more visual. The following topics will be covered:

Who are visual-spatial learners?
- VSL research
- VSL characteristics
-VSL learning
-VSL difficulties in school

VSL assistance with literacy (reading & Spelling)- difficulties and supports

VSL assistance with numeracy (number & algebra)- difficulties and supports

VSL’s classroom and home environments
-general accommodations

Multi-levelled activities & multi-levelled learning centres

24-Jul-2017
3:30-4:30

This presentation will cover the basic information you will need to successfully run the ReadingOURWay program. You will watch helpful videos and get handy hints in creating books and extension activities. The following will be covered:

-program background

-research into Visual Learning

-who are visual learners

-phonics

-beginning reading

-the Reading OUR Way program

-relational literacy

-creating books

-making extra activities

27-Nov-2017
3:30-4:30

This presentation will cover the basic information you will need to successfully run the ReadingOURWay program. You will watch helpful videos and get handy hints in creating books and extension activities. The following will be covered:

-program background

-research into Visual Learning

-who are visual learners

-phonics

-beginning reading

-the Reading OUR Way program

-relational literacy

-creating books

-making extra activities

12-Jun-2017
3:30-4:30

During this presentation you will dis cover how technology can assist visual learners, the different types of programs that exist and how they can help visual learners to grasp various concepts and reach educational milestones. This will cover:

The mobile technology revolution

AAC- Augmentative & Alternative Communications

The IPAD
Ideas on uses in the classroom

Proloquo2go- benefits and cautions
- uses in the classroom

Boardmaker- benefits and cautions
-uses in the classroom

Pro’s & Con’s of assistive technology

14-Aug-2017
3:30-4:30

This presentation will discuss what visual literacy is and what it means to be visually literate. It will also give you strategies/activities and programs that can assist in teaching visual learners. This will include:

What is visual literacy?

Who are visual learners?

Visual literacy –Reading

Visual literacy –Writing

Visual literacy aids & programs

Visual literacy & ROW

06-Nov-2017
3:30-4:30

This presentation will discuss what visual literacy is and what it means to be visually literate. It will also give you strategies/activities and programs that can assist in teaching visual learners. This will include:

What is visual literacy?

Who are visual learners?

Visual literacy –Reading

Visual literacy –Writing

Visual literacy aids & programs

Visual literacy & ROW

22-May-2017
4:00-6:00
282 Stafford Road

This presentation will discuss what visual literacy is and what it means to be visually literate. It will also give you strategies/activities and programs that can assist in teaching visual learners. Then the presentation will cover the basic information you will need to successfully run the ReadingOURWay program. You will watch helpful videos and get handy hints in creating books and extension activities.

During the presentation there will be demonstrations of activities and how aspects of the program can look, as well as going through the manual.

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