Discovering Oracy: 1. Talk 4 Writing | pensiveaboutchem

Talk 4 Writing: Boxing up GCSE and A level Science

Talk for Writing is a comprehensive and creative literacy program created by Pie Corbett and supported by Julia Strong. It encourages children to imitate topic specific language orally before reading and then writing the now familiar words. T4W is a phenomenon that has revolutionised literacy education predominantly in Primary Schools.  Indeed it was an inspirational Reception Teacher, Mrs Louise Hunt of Geddington C of E Primary School, who first drew my attention to the technique by demonstrating the incredible impact it had on learning….

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