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(Skills-future approved)Jolly Phonics Training Programme (with free blending mats)

  • Curious Thoughts Academy 261 Waterloo Street, #03-33 Singapore, 180261 Singapore (map)
Skills Future Jolly Phonics Training Programme

Skills Future Jolly Phonics Training Programme

Calling all parents and teachers!🙋 

Interested in playing an active role in teaching your kids to read? Keen to upgrade your teaching skills and to help your students read more effectively through a structured and proven framework? Worried about your Dyslexic child? 😍

❤️This workshop is designed for Pre-school, Primary Teachers & Parents to provide a full understanding on how to teach reading through Jolly Phonics, and with Orton-Gillingham concepts on Syllable Division and Etymology .❤️

❤️ This is the ONLY Jolly Phonics workshop in Singapore conducted by a NIE-trained, former MOE teacher. Get clear insights on how to structure your lessons and bridge it to the MOE curriculum to be ready for Primary 1.

❤️ This is the ONLY workshop that is conducted by a trainer who teaches on a weekly basis in a classroom environment. Receive real-life anecdotes on how to deal with challenging teaching situations and learning difficulties.

❤️ This is the ONLY workshop in Singapore conducted by a Teacher-trainer who has used Phonics on children from a wide spectrum: children with learning difficulties, ASD and intellectual disabilities.

❤️ This workshop is designed for Pre-school, Primary Teachers & Parents to provide a full understanding on how to teach reading using Jolly Phonics, supplemented with Orton-Gillingham concepts on Syllable Division and Etymology.

❤️ 16 PD hours for preschool teachers

❤️ Receive practical teaching aids used by real teachers on a weekly basis, includes 4 blending mats (for CVC, CVCC words etc).

Dates: 25 and 26 November 2019 (Monday and Tuesday)

Venue: 261 Waterloo Street, #03-33, Singapore 180261

Cost fees: $0 (after $500 Skills Future Subsidy), inclusive of lunch. Total course fee is 500SGD. If you have utilised part of your Skills Future, the balance can be made through NETS/ GRAB/ Paynow/ Bank Transfer.

Contact 62502595 or 96600568 or email to register for this workshop.

Jump straight to registration form here (online sign-up).


Training Details:

✅<Who can attend>

Teachers, Parents, Tutors, Special educators.

✅<What we cover>

42 sounds, Blending & segmenting techniques, Alternative sounds & tricky words, Etymology and Syllable Division, Spelling rules, Lesson plan, games and activities.

✅<What will you take away>

Jolly Phonics Certificate of Attendance

✅<Facilities at our Training Centre>

Please bring a jacket as it might be cold depending on where you sit. Breastfeeding mums have access to a private corner with an electrical plug. We also have a full fridge with a freezer..

About the trainer:

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Mr Yao Shuohan obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree (Honours) in History (major) and English Language (minor) from the National University of Singapore in 2008. He is NIE-trained and is a former teacher of Swiss Cottage Secondary, Riverside Secondary and St.Joseph's Institution. He has taught thousands of students in Singapore and conducted many English and Phonics workshops in Singapore. Mr Yao is trained in Orton-Gillingham at the Associate Level and is currently an Associate in Training under the Blosser Centre (AOGPE), mentored by Fellow Laurie Cuddy. He is also a certified Smalltalk practitioner.

Mr Yao has been teaching for 10 years and has a knack for making lessons comes alive through drama, stories and games. As the Principal of Curious Thoughts Academy, he oversees the Phonics and English Curriculum in the school. He is sought-after in Singapore for coaching ESL students who come to Singapore with a weak grasp of English, turning them into confident English speakers and writers. 


Online Registration form

Jolly Phonics Training Registration for 25 and 26 Nov 2019