This short CPD webinar is delivered by Veema’s literacy trainer Alexandra Charalambous. The session is divided into eight mini-videos which can be used to support your in-house teacher training sessions, departmental meetings or simply added to your online CPD library



Session Objectives

  • To understand what children need to know to be effective spellers,
  • To understand how best to follow on from phonics and into spelling.
  • To provide practical strategies and ideas to support the teaching and learning of spelling.



Part 1

1.1 – Phonological Knowledge

1.2 – Morphological Knowledge

1.3 – Compound Words, Prefixes, Suffixes & Etymology

1.4 – Routes To Spelling- A Step By Step Approach



Part 2

2.1 – Strategies and Ideas To Support The Teaching & Learning of Spelling

2:2 – Spelling Detectives

2:3 – Memory Prompts, Word Sorts & Webs

2:4 – Pictorial Links & Spelling Strategies