Instructional routines for teaching reading - NSW PRC


2 hours

Available all year

Online unmoderated course

 This course is free for NSW teachers who teach at a school participating in the 2024 NSW Premier's Reading Challenge, of which PETAA is a proud supporter. 


What is this course about?

Enhance your teaching skills to foster a love for reading in your primary classroom. Join us for this PETAA course, where we dive deep into key instructional routines for teaching reading for meaning, learning, and pleasure. Don't miss this opportunity to transform your teaching and inspire a lifelong love for reading in your students!

Learning outcomes: 

  • Gain insights into the theory and practice of essential reading strategies such as close reading, read aloud, think aloud, tell me and shared reading. 
  • Implement evidence-based pedagogy to improve your classroom teaching. 
  • Learn how to create positive reading environments that nurture a culture of reading in your classroom and throughout your school. 

Who should participate?

  • Teachers - Years K - 6
  • Literacy Coordinators 
  • Assistant Principals Curriculum and Instruction
  • Teacher Librarians 

How does it work?

  • Individuals: upon registration individuals will be sent a link to access the PL on our online learning platform.
  • Group Booking: Schools wishing to enrol all their staff in this course (please do! Create a professional learning community of practice around this course) can email us the names, job titles and emails and we'll do the hard work for you.


Cost of participation
Teachers and schools participating in the NSW Premier's Reading Challenge Free
Teachers and schools not participating in the NSW Premier's Reading Challenge Not available


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 Completing this course comprises 2 hours (NSW - Elective PL) of online professional learning addressing standards 2.1.2 and 2.5.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.


20/02/2024 - 31/12/2024
PETAA Membership

To take advantage of member discounts on this event, you need to first complete the transaction to become a PETAA member, then return to register for the event.


If you are an existing member please enter your username and password.

If you are new to PETAA, please create an account using the link above.