Closed- F2F: Teaching grammar in context: K-6

Karen Rogers

5 Hours

NESA accredited

Cabramatta - Face to Face Course

15 May 2024


This session will be held in Cabramatta NSW.  Not local? Email us to request a session closer to you. 

Are you looking for ways to support your students to identify and use grammar in the classroom? Join Karen Rogers, PETAA Literacy Leader, for a full day course to upskill your understanding of grammar. In this session, Karen will be exploring the power of grammar knowledge to develop capable and confident communicators as well as meeting the requirements of the NSW syllabus.

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the use of grammar as a resource for making meaning
  • Describe the differences between a traditional and a functional approach to grammar and language
  • Make links between the NSW syllabus and the teaching of grammar
  • Design practical and authentic learning experiences using mentor texts to teach grammar in context
  • Identify opportunities and strategies for the explicit teaching of grammar across the curriculum
  • Hands-on activities that allow for reflection and collaboration
  • Learn actionable strategies to teach grammar in a functional, practical way in your classroom
  • Build your own knowledge and confidence to teach grammar for authentic purposes

 Who should participate?

  • Teachers Years K-6
  • School Leaders
  • Early-Career and Pre-Service Teachers
  • Any teacher looking for practical ways to focus on grammar in the classroom

What do I need to bring?

Attendees are required to bring:

  • One text (a picture book, novel, etc) that they are planning to use for teaching and learning

What else do I need to know?  This is a perfect opportunity for you to develop your confidence in teaching and applying grammar in context. Cancellations without transfer of booking to alternative session received less than five working days before the course will incur a $50 cancellation fee per delegate and $25 for half day courses. For the full list of Terms and Conditions, please visit our page here.


Cost of participation


 PL Subscription




 Group booking (5+) Enquire

Morning tea and lunch will be provided.


This course is NESA Accredited

Completing this course will provide 5 hours of NESA accredited F2F Professional Learning, addressing standards 2.1.2, and 2.5.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.



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This workshop is delivered Face-to-Face in Cabramatta, NSW.

Not local? Request this course in your area.


15/05/2024 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
AUS Eastern Standard Time
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School Gilmore Street CABRAMATTA, NSW 2166
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