Intervention Strategies (Reading & Writing)

Teaching reading and writing to the hard to teach or struggling students.


Intervention Strategies (Reading & Writing) is a practical full-day webinar for support teachers, classroom teachers and school officers working with struggling readers & writers. Whether supporting small groups or individuals, this professional learning provides essential strategies to promote engagement, assist and accelerate learning.

Topics to be addressed in this webinar include:

  • How the Science of Reading relates to struggling readers and writers
    • Teaching for reciprocity
      • What is it?
      • Why do it?
      • When and How to do it?
  • The Reading Process (skills and knowledge to):
    • decode words
    • comprehend ideas
  • Pedagogy overviews:
    • Identifying relevant learning intentions; crafting clear success criteria
    • Modelled and Shared Reading and how these should be used with struggling readers
    • Modelled and Joint Construction and how these should be used with struggling writers
  • Focused teaching approaches:
    • Guided Reading & Guided Writing
    • Structured Reading & Interactive Writing
    • Modified Reading Recovery (accelerating small groups)
  • Strategies for teaching fluency
  • Strategies for engaging reluctant readers and writers
  • Focused feedback

You will receive:

  • webinar notes

Should you attend?

This webinar is suitable for Teachers of years 2-6, intervention teachers and support personnel working with struggling readers and/or writers.


$195 + GST (Limited places are available so please register early.)


See our webinar calendar for dates and times.