Reading for Life One-Day Live Workshop (PD440) Mar 19 2022 Sydney

Reading for Life One-Day Live Workshop (PD440) Mar 19 2022 Sydney

AUD $400.00

Mar 19 2022 Sydney. 9am-3pm. Venue TBA but will be Sydney CBD


Spend a pleasant Saturday in a lovely setting (TBA, but it will be a very pleasant venue; we deserve it!), digging into the content of her bestselling book, Reading for Life.

This workshop bridges the gap between research and practice to translate academic findings into practical suggestions and ready-to-use techniques. It is useful to teachers and school teams who are on their science of reading journey.

Hosted by Lyn Stone, Reading for Life is designed to be accessible, understandable and practical. It is filled with take-home messages of positivity and usefulness, and reveals a wealth of resources to suit all levels of inquiry into this topic.

Workshop Outcomes

Learn about

  • working memory,
  • processing speed,
  • oral language development,
  • phonological awareness and
  • orthographic mapping as it relates to reading.

Take away practical tips for all the pillars of literacy:

  • phonological awareness,
  • phonics,
  • fluency,
  • vocabulary and
  • comprehension.

Take the opportunity to discuss and share successful teaching methods, as well as school transformation guidelines, using the Reading for Life book as a guide.


9.00AM Current Models and Background Processes Involved in Learning to Read

10.30AM Morning Tea

11.00AM Reading Intervention

12.30PM Lunch

1.15PM Teaching Reading and Writing

3.00PM Reflection, Questions and Close of Workshop

Suitable for:

  • Teachers
  • Parents
  • Literacy professionals


  • Printed manual with digital version available to download
  • Online resources hub containing exclusive videos and downloads
  • Discount voucher for Lyn Stone’s online courses
  • Certificate for 5.5 hours of professional development
  • Morning tea and lunch (dietary requirements submitted by March 3 2022 will be accommodated)
  • Signed copy of the Reading for Life paperback (if you already have this, we can substitute with Spelling for Life or Language for Life)

Places limited to 20 participants.

Terms and conditions:

All ticket sales are final. If you are unable to attend on the day, unfortunately we will be unable to refund you. You may, however, put your ticket up for transfer and we will do our best to help you with this process. If COVID restrictions limit the presenter, we will postpone to a later date.