Oral Language Acceleration - The Storytelling Way with Words

Professional development (PD) Tasman/Nelson, Otago

Posted: 27 April 2021
Notice reference #: 1HAKAh

Our taster-day events enable educators from all sectors to take a first look at teaching the storytelling way, together, we will explore oral language needs and ponder the impact of declining oracy on all aspects of learner literacy.  Through explanation and immediate practice, we share with you a highly successful and inclusive teaching model. Learn how to combine the power of stories and the science of learning. If you have an interest in offering a rich literary experience, growing creativity, supporting play-based learning, and returning content learning to the curriculum, this training is for you. The day is packed with practical activities that can be put to immediate use and start you on the storytelling way to better outcomes in listening, speaking, reading and writing.

StoryWays Literacy taster-day regional events:

Otago - Dunedin 7July 1pm–5pm.

Nelson/Tasman - Richmond 10 August 10am–4 pm.

Take a first look at the powers of storytelling to accelerate literacy progression. Oral language and creative, inclusive play with stories leads to a better learning foundation.

Events summary


07 July 2021 – 07 July 2021


10 August 2021 – 10 August 2021

Further information

Contact: Lisbeth Swanson

 (027) 211 1212