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Promotion of Reading in Schools

Leaflet

 

Reading Leaflet

 

ELE Resources on Reading

 

Curriculum Documents

CDC Supplement to the English Language Education Key Learning Area Curriculum Guide (Secondary 1- 3) 2018 pdf

 2018     Junior Secondary

CDC English Language Education Key Learning Area Curriculum Guide (Primary 1-Secondary 6) 2017 pdf

2017  Primary & Secondary

Examples in support of the English Language Education Key Learning Area Curriculum Guide (Primary 1-Secondary 6) 2017 pdf

2017  Primary & Secondary

CDC-HKEAA English Language Curriculum and Assessment Guide (Secondary 4 - 6) 2007 *[with updates in November 2015] pdf

2015  Senior Secondary

Supplementary notes of CDC-HKEAA English Language Curriculum and Assessment Guide (Secondary 4 - 6) 2007 *[with updates in November 2015] - Building a strong interface between the junior and senior secondary curricula: Focusing on the development of literacy skills pdf

2015 Senior Secondary

CDC English Language Education Key Learning Area English Language Curriculum Guide (Primary 1 – 6) pdf

2004  Primary

  

Professional Development Programmes (2018/19 - 2019/20)

Primary

Title  Theme  Mode 

Month/

Year 

Course ID &   Course Materials 

Ongoing Renewal of the School Curriculum for English Panel Chairpersons (Refreshed)

English Language

Education Curriculum Planning and Development 

Seminar & Workshop  Dec 2019  CDI020200352PDF 
Literacy Skills Development Series: Promoting Reading across the Curriculum in the Primary English Classroom (New) 

Literacy Skills

Development Series

Seminar & Workshop Apr-Jun 2019  CDI020190304PDF
Literacy Skills Development Series: Effective Use of Information Technology to Develop Literacy Skills in the Primary English Classroom (New)

Literacy Skills

Development Series

Seminar & Workshop Apr-Jun 2019  CDI020190303PDF
Enhancing Students’ Reading and Speaking Skills through the Learning and Teaching of Phonics at Primary Level (Refreshed) Effective Learning and Teaching Strategies  Seminar & Workshop  Dec 2018  CDI020190298PDF

 

Secondary

Title        Theme Mode

Month/

Year  

      Course ID &       Course Materials

Developing Reading and Listening Skills of Secondary Students with Reference to the Learning Progression Framework (Re-run)

Effective Learning and Teaching Strategies/

Assessment for/as Learning

 Seminar & Workshop

Nov

2019 

CDI020200340  
Understanding and Interpreting the English Language Curriculum for New English Teachers (Re-run)

English Language

Education Curriculum

Planning and Development 

Seminar & Workshop 

Nov

2019 

 CDI020200341PDF
Enriching and Extending Students’ Learning Experiences through Reading and Writing across the Curriculum at the Secondary Level (Re-run) Effective Learning and Teaching Strategies Seminar & Workshop Apr-Jun 2019 CDI020190294PDF
Stylistic Analysis of Prose and Poetry Effective Learning and Teaching Strategies  Seminar & Workshop  May 2019    CDI020190286 PDF
e-Learning Series: Effective Use of Multimodal Materials in Language Arts to Enhance the Learning and Teaching of English at the Junior Secondary Level (New)

Using e-Learning and e-Resources in Learning and Teaching

 Seminar & Workshop  Jan-Mar 2019  CDI020190296PDF
Curriculum Leadership Series: Ongoing Renewal of the School Curriculum for English Panel Chairpersons (Refreshed)

English Language Education Curriculum

Planning and Development

 Seminar & Workshop Nov-Dec 2018

 CDI020190287PDF

Curriculum Leadership Series: Ongoing Renewal of the School Curriculum for English Teachers (Refreshed) 

English Language

Education Curriculum

Planning and Development

 Seminar & Workshop Nov-Dec 2018

 CDI020190288

 

The course materials for the PDPs in previous years could be accessed at

https://www.edb.gov.hk/en/curriculum-development/kla/eng-edu/professional-development-programmes.html.

 

References and Resources 

Learning and Teaching Resources on Teaching Information Texts (Primary) 2019 Primary 

Available on the Web only

Teaching Phonics at Primary LevelPDF                                                     2017   Primary Book & also available on the Web 

"Seed" Project 2016/17

Enhancing Senior Secondary Students' Reading and Writing Skills through Connecting the Learning Experiences in English Language and Liberal StudieswordPDF
 2017 S4-S6 Available on the Web only

“Seed” Project 2015/16

Sharing Session on "The Power of Digital Texts in Promoting Literacies across the Curriculum in the Junior Secondary English Classroom"

  • Lock Tao Secondary SchoolPDF 
  • Leung Shek Chee CollegePDF 
 2016  S1-S3 Available on the Web only
Resource Materials on Learning and Teaching of PoetryPDF  2016  Secondary Available on the Web only
Using Storytelling to Develop Students’ Literacy Skills and Positive ValuesPDF  2016  Secondary Book & CD-ROM and also Available on the Web
Using Storytelling to Develop Students' Interest in Reading - A Resource Package for English TeachersPDF  2015  Primary Book & CD-ROM
The Learning Progression Framework for English Language (Reading Skills)PDF  2014 Primary & Secondary Available on the Web only

When Language Arts Meets Phonics – Phonics in Action at Junior Secondary Level

 2011 Secondary  Book & CD-ROM and also available on the Web

 

Suggested Book Lists for Reading across the Curriculum (RaC)

Key Stages 1-4

 

Parents’ Booklets

Parents’ Guide to Effective English Language LearningPDF  2019   Primary  Booklet & also available on the Web  

 

ETV Programmes

Enhancing Students' Language Skills with Multi-modal Texts                                  2017   Secondary   Available on the Web only

Effective Use of Multi-modal Texts in Developing Primary Students' Language Skills

 2016 Primary Available on the Web only

Exploring Text Types at the Secondary Level

 2015 Secondary Available on the Web only

 

Other Resources on Reading

 

Education Bureau Circular No. 10/2018

Promotion of Reading in Schools pdf

 

Reading Information Website

This website contains up-to-date reading-related information and activities.

 

ETV Programmes

 

Lifelong Love of Reading: The Reading Atmosphere in Schools       2018  Priamry & Secondary   Available on the Web only
Lifelong Love of Reading: Sharing the Joy of Reading 2018 Priamry & Secondary  Available on the Web only

 

 

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