Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 8:30 AM EDT
Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 3:00 PM EDT

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Jennifer Kempton 
Banyan School 
973-439-1919 ext 121 

Wilson Reading SystemŽ (WRS) Introductory Course

The 3-day WRS Introductory Course provides an overview of the Wilson Reading System 4th Edition curriculum and serves as the prerequisite for WRS Level I Certification. This course presents teachers with the knowledge and skills necessary to address the five principles of literacy instruction that align with the Common Core Learning Standards (Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Vocabulary, Fluency, Comprehension). While attending this course, you will learn WRS research-based strategies to maximize the learning of students with reading difficulties.

Topics include:

  • Reading research

  • Principles of language structure

  • How the WRS addresses the five areas of reading

  • Definition of dyslexia and common characteristics

  • WRS principles of instruction

  • Program implementation

  • Student placement, progress monitoring, and scheduling

  • Creating a successful classroom environment

  • Participants prepare a 10-part lesson plan and practice lesson procedures

This course serves as a prerequisite to participate in WRS Level I Certification.WRS Level I Certification registration must take place within five years of completion of this course. Please contact Jennifer to learn more about enrolling in WRS Level I Certification.

Tuesday, June 8 - Thursday, June 10, 2021

8:30AM-3:00PM each day

$600 per participant

To register with a purchase order, please email jkempton@banyanschool.com

or call (973) 439-1919 Ext. 209