Train to Teach Reading and Spelling with Read Australia.
SSP Conductor Course
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Phonemic awareness (the biggest predictor of reading success and failure)
and how to screen Preps for poor PA, so you know which are your 'red alert'
children (who will struggle even if taught using phonics)
Phonemic awareness within SSP, intro to the initial part of SpeedySSP (intensive small group
work) with Speech Sound Harry.
What is 'phonics'? Intro to the Green Level - moving from speech to print, introducing the concept
of speech sounds linking with speech sound pics (phonemes)
Also included is an overview of the skills needed for children to read and spell with confidence, so
that you can see how these fit within SSP.
Resources to use within the Green Level, and how to involve parents and teaching assistants
Letter formation, and why we use RWI letter formation phrases and characters.
Speech Sound Detective work continued (introduced in Module 4)
Spelling using the Speech Sound Pics Approach
Decoding using the Speech Sound Pics family, and how to create an SSP Book Tier.
Guided reading. Critical Thinking. Higher Order Thinking
Intro to the Speech Sound Clouds, and how to use them even within the
Green Level Speech Sound Poems and Songs
Helpful Words/ Sight Words Decoded - Duck Levels.
SSP and Working Memory, Visual and Symbol Imagery
SSP Code Levels - Visual Prompts/ Sound Pics/ Sound Pic Words/ Speedy Sentences
SSP Blue Level Sound Pic sandwiches (split digraphs)
Differentiated teaching using SSP. Meeting the needs of individual children,
ather than following a curriculum and hoping all children can do so at the
same rate. Focus on SpeedySSP - 90 minute - 2 hour teaching block.
Dyslexia Alert Screening for 5 year olds, in 5 minutes.
Assessing and monitoring progress with older students.
Final activity involves undertaking a SpeedySSP session with a small group
of children in Prep, and reporting on findings. You'll also critique your own
teaching (so it needs to be videoed)
Module 16 - You are sent details of this final module when all other modules have been assessed.
You are almost there!
Running a Wiring Brains Lab or Tutoring Session (1:1 or small groups) or simply teaching your
Getting Started with your new business, with support/ endorsement from 'Read Australia',
or start using SSP in school as a Response to Intervention (RTI.) with confidence.
Know how to back up what you are doing with research.