SA: Locating Learners in God’s Big Story – Curriculum Writing (English Focus)
November 19 @ 9:15 am - 3:00 pm$50
What a privilege it is to teach in a Christian school, and take students on the journey of discovering God’s Big Story, through subject specific curriculum.
Date: Monday, 19 November 2018
Venue: Southern Vales Christian College (see map)
Time: 9.15am – 3.00pm
Cost: $50pp (inc. GST, GBS Resources and morning tea)
*Cafe available for lunch or BYO
This interactive workshop will include sessions covering the following …
- What is the connection between curriculum and faith formation?
- Why do we do what we do?
- How do we locate learners in God’s Big Story?
Practical examples of English units which illuminate aspects of God’s Big Story will be presented.
Workshop sessions where participants will have the opportunity to collaborate on sharing and creating their own English units for the Christian school context.
Bring your laptop and your English curriculum documents.
9-9.20 Registration and Tea / Coffee available
9:15 Session 1 The Big Picture and Lens tools Sandra Scott, CSA
10:45 MORNING TEA
11:00 Session 2 Presentation of Sample English units
1:00 Session 3a Collaborative unit development in small groups
2:30 Session 3b Group presentations
Register your attendance for the “Locating Learners in God’s Big Story – Curriculum Writing (English Focus)” HERE by Monday, 12 November 2018.
AITSL Standards addressed
This Professional Learning day is linked to the following AITSL Standards (5 hours PL)
- Professional Knowledge Standard 2.2 Content selection and organisation
- Professional Practice Standard 3.6 Evaluate and improve teaching programs
- Professional Engagement Standard 7.4 Engage with professional teaching networks
For more information, contact Sandra Scott.